Question: Who Invented The Electricity?

Who invented electricity Edison or Tesla?

Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison were two scientists and inventors who were key players in the road to electricity use.

Nikola Tesla was born in Croatia in 1856..

Who first discovered electricity?

Benjamin FranklinSome give credit to Benjamin Franklin for discovering electricity, but his experiments only helped establish the connection between lightning and electricity, nothing more. The truth about the discovery of electricity is a bit more complex than a man flying his kite.

Who is the real father of electricity?

Nikola TeslaCitizenshipAustrian (1856–1891) American (1891–1943)EducationGraz University of Technology (dropped out)Engineering careerDisciplineElectrical engineering Mechanical engineering11 more rows

When was the electricity first invented?

In the 6th century BC, the Greek philosopher Thales of Miletus experimented with amber rods and these experiments were the first studies into the production of electrical energy.