(10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943)
Inventor Nikola Tesla developed the alternating current electricity supply system. After working briefly with Thomas Edison, Tesla struck out on his own and became world-famous through his inventions.
Nikola Tesla symbolizes a unifying force and inspiration for all nations in the name of peace and science. He was a true visionary far ahead of his contemporaries in the field of scientific development. New York State and many other states in the USA proclaimed July 10, Tesla’s birthday- Nikola Tesla Day.