The original cover art for Margaret Cheney's Tesla - Man out of Time

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July 10th, 1931: Tesla Turns 75

Tesla, on his 75th birthday, received many congratulatory letters from prominent scientists, including Albert Einstein.

July 20th, 1931: Tesla "Time" Magazine Cover

"Time" magazine honored the great inventor by placing his portrait on the cover.

October 18th, 1931: Edison Dies At 84

Tesla's most prominent adversary, Thomas Alva Edison, dies in in his home, "Glenmont" in Llewellyn Park in West Orange, New Jersey, at the age of 84.

Thomas Alva Edison.
Thomas Alva Edison.
Thomas Alva Edison. Time magazine honoring Tesla's 75th birthday.