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Nikola Tesla

Nikola tesla (serbian cyrillic: никола тесла; 10 july 1856 – 7 january 1943) was a serbian-american inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist, and futurist best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (ac) electrical supply system. tesla started working in the telephony and electrical fields before emigrating to the united states in 1884 to work for thomas edison.