The Life of Nikola Tesla

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Born in Croatia

1856

Went to Technical School

1875

Came to America

1884

Invented alternating current lightbulb & discovers x-rays

1887

Patented the Tesla Coil

1891

Lit up the Chicago World Fair

1893

21 Tesla coils power Niagara Falls

1896

Created basic radio

1896

Created remote control boat

1898

Moved to Colorado Springs and constructed a huge Tesla coil

1899

Started work on worldwide energy

1901

Patented bladeless turbine

1913

Awarded Nobel Prize and then denied it

1915

Claimed creation of lightning shooting death ray - "Teleforce"

1937

Died in New York

1943

Physical quantity “magnetic induction” named Tesla with the symbol “ T”

1960