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Happy Birthday Nikola Tesla!

Tesla_circa_1890_jpeg.jpegOn this day in 1856, famed inventor, Nikola Tesla was born. Tesla was most known for his contributions to the design of the alternating current (AC) electricity supply system. Tesla held over 300 patents in over 26 countries and his showmanship gained him worldwide notoriety. Although his inventions made him world famous, he died bankrupt in 1943. Read more about Nikola Tesla at your Milwaukee Public Library.

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