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are a few names that come to mind. Henry Ford. The Wright brothers. Thomas Edison. But there’s one name that is not as recognizable. When you plug your phone in, turn on the lights, or use the refrigerator, you have Nikola Tesla to thank. This is the story of the forgotten genius and the story Begins. begins at the end. On January 7, 1943 a maid working at the New Yorker Hotel walked into room 3327, where she Found. found the body of an 86yearold man who called the hotel home for the past decade. Tesla died alone and broke. He lived off a diet of warm milk and crackers and was obsessed with feeding the pigeons Outside.. outside. One of the greatest inventors of all Time. time faded into obscurity and died penniless. There is a reason why this happened which will become clear by the end of this story. Tesla was Born. born in the town of Smiljan in presentday Croatia on July 10, 1856. He was born during a lightning storm. According to family legend, the midwife said halfway through the birth: this child will be a Child.
child of darkness to which his mother replied, no, he will be a child of light. Little did she know how prophetic those words would be. When Tesla was five he Witnessed . witnessed his older brother fall from a horse and later die. This would haunt Him. him for the rest of his life. As a child, he began seeing visions accompanied by flashes of light, Confusing. confusing what was real and what was imaginary. This never Went.
went away. The vision spurred his ability to conceive inventions In .
in his head in such detail that he didn’t even Need . need to draw them out. He explained how the designs were perfected in his mind in an article in 1919. “Invariably, my device works as I conceived that it should and the experiment comes out exactly as I planned it. In 20 years there has not been a single exception.” Tesla credits his mom for his interest in invention. Đuka Mandić.
Mandić invented small household appliances in her spare time. She had an eidetic memory the ability to recall an image from memory with High. high precision and she passed this on to her son. Tesla’s father was a priest and wanted him to become One.
one too but Tesla was interested in engineering. When he contracted cholera as a teen and Nearly.
nearly died, his father promised to send him to engineering school if he survived and miraculously, He. he did. He went to study in Austria at the Technical College of Graz where he is said to have worked from 3 am until 11 pm every day. Professors.
Professors were worried That. that he would die from exhaustion. Tesla Had. had a beautiful mind. He could perform calculus in his head and spoke eight languages. He was a good student at the start but would not finish school. He dropped out after becoming addicted to Gambling . gambling and Cut.
cut ties with his family so they wouldn’t Find