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American Experience | Edison


By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Edison was one of the most famous men in the world. The holder of more patents than any other inventor in history, Edison had amassed a fortune and achieved glory as the genius behind such revolutionary inventions as sound recording, motion pictures, and electric light.

Premiere Date: January 27, 2015 | Runtime: 01:52:27GPB Passport

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American Experience, TV’s most-watched history series, brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.