Tesla's father, Milutin Tesla, contracts an unspecified illness and dies at age 60. The following day, he was given a "funeral liturgy fit for a saint," and was buried in the Jasikovac cemetery in Divoselo.
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With the advent of vacuum tube technology, it became evident that high power oscillators could be used to drive Tesla coils. A variant of this approach seems to have been of great interest in early... continue reading »
My present invention relates, chiefly, to the alternating-current system invented by me and described in prior patents, notably Nos. 381,968 and 382,280, of May 1, 1888, in which the motors or... continue reading »