Nikola Tesla

Inventions and Discoveries?

  • Three Phase Electric Power
  • Induction Motor
  • Wireless telegraphy
  • Alternating Current
  • Neon lamp
  • Remote controle
  • Tesla Coil

Born on?

10 July 1856

Place of birth?

Smiljan, Austrian Empire



Study Life?

Graz University of Technology (dropped out)

Died on?

7 January 1943

Death place?

New York City, New York

Short Notes:

  • Nikola Tesla was a Serbian American.
  • He was an inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist, and futurist.
  •  Was best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.
  • He also built a wireless controlled boat, one of the first ever exhibited.
  • Tesla was renowned for his achievements and showmanship, which eventually got him into a popular culture of an archetypal “mad scientist”