Mr. Mike's Mondo Video
(producer - segment "Electrocuting an Elephant", archive footage, as Thomas Alva Edison)
4 Biographical Movies |
9 Print Biographies |
7 Portrayals |
2 Articles |
Thomas Alva Edison | Thomas Edison
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
My mother was the making of me. She understood me; she let me follow my bent. She was so true, so sure of me; and I felt I had something to live for, someone I must not disappoint.
Despite his company producing one of the earliest advertisements for cigarettes (Admiral Cigarettes), Edison became an ardent anti-smoking advocate; going so far as to say that he would not hire anyone who smoked.
The Wizard of Menlo Park