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The Nikola Tesla Museum, Belgrade, Serbia (former Yugoslavia)

Nikola Tesla Museum

After Tesla's death in 1943, his nephew, Sava N. Kosanović, was named as Tesla's sole heir. Mr. Kosanović was a politician for Tesla's Serbian homeland, then Yugoslavia, and worked with the...

Ames Station near Telluride, CO

Ames Hydroelectric Generating Plant

The first commercial use of Tesla's alternating current system occurred here in 1891 .

Oldest known photo (1933) of Tesla's birthplace in Smiljan, Croatia

Nikola Tesla Birthplace

Nikola Tesla was born an ethnic Serb in the village Smiljan, Lika county, in the Austrian Empire (present day Croatia), on 10 July, 1856. His father, Milutin Tesla (1819–1879), was an Eastern...