Thomas Edison, was born on February 11, 1847. Edison was born in Milan, Ohio. At the age of 12, he was a victim of ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactive disorder. Edison then became a scientist.
In the years of 1863 to 1868 he was a telegrapher. He then invented the light bulb, the first electric vote recorder, motographer,and an automatic telegrapher. One of his inventions, the light bulb, is used in every home today.