Historical Character
Name: Thomas Edison

Age: 74

Gender: Male

Race/Ethnicity: Caucasian

Profession: Inventor and Businessman

Location: Llewellyn Park, New Jersey

Personal Traits. Skills, Abilities and Characteristics: Inventor, has a friendly and cheerful manner, very positive personality, very intelligent

Biography (ca. 1921): An inventor and businessman, Thomas Alva Edison developed many devices that greatly influence life around the world and inspired others to do the same thus resulting in this age of technological advances. Some of the inventions he has created are the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting light bulb.
He is presently married to Mina Miller and lives in Llewellyn Park.
He established his laboratories in Orange County, New Jersey in 1887 employing millions.
He considers himself a "working man" and always has his knowledge at the ready. He has a very friend and positive attitude that rallies co-operation among his workers.
Even the men who are directing giant industries created through his inventions still consult him.