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Nikola Tesla (1856–1943)

Nikola Tesla was born on July 10, 1856 in Smiljan near Gospic, Croatian Military Frontier, Austrian Empire. He died on January 7, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 2014 Forbidden History (TV Series)
- The Genius of Nikola Tesla (2014) ... Himself
 2014 10 Things You Don't Know About (TV Series documentary)
- Edison & Tesla (2014) ... Himself
 2007 Is It Real? (TV Series documentary)
- Life on Mars (2007) ... Himself
 2000 Tesla: Master of Lightning (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary)
- Great Inventions (2000) ... Himself

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6 Biographical Movies | 11 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


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Electrical science has revealed to us the true nature of light, has provided us with innumerable appliances and instruments of precision, and has thereby vastly added to the exactness of our knowledge. See more »


Was good friends with Mark Twain. See more »

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