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Born: February 11, 1847

Died: October 18, 1931 (aged 84)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Inventor, businessman

Bio: Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and a long-lasting, practical electric light bulb.

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