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Thomas Edison

By: Ian L.
Nebraska, Age 11

Did you know that before I became an inventor I actually had to quit school? I, Thomas Edison, was always curious. I even burnt down my parents' barn when I was 5 when I was doing an experiment! But my curiosity paid off because I invented more than 1000 different things including the light bulb, telegraph, phonograph, and motion pictures. Just think where you would be today without these popular inventions.