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07/01/1943 Serbian-American inventor Nikola Tesla dies

At the age of 86, Serbian-American inventor, an electrical engineer and futurist Nicola Tesla died of coronary thrombosis. Despite many success and fortune, he gained he died Penniless alone in his room 3327 in New York City. He is the father of the first alternating current motor.


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  • Early years 

  • Working at Edison 

  • Tesla Electric Light & Manufacturing 

  • AC and the induction motor 

  • New York laboratories 

  • Wireless power 

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  • Death 

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  • Legacy and honors