Edison - People


  • Charles Edison (1890–1969), son of Thomas Edison, and Governor of New Jersey
  • Sweets Edison (1915–1999), American jazz musician
  • Edison Denisov (1929-1996), Russian composer
  • Edison James (born 1943), former prime minister of Dominica
  • Édison Méndez (born 1979), Ecuadoran football midfielder
  • Edison Chen (born 1980), popular Hong Kong teen idol
  • Edison Reynoso (born 1975), Dominican baseball player
  • Granville Woods (1856–1910), American inventor, often referred to as "The Black Edison"

Read more about this topic:  Edison

Famous quotes containing the word people:

    What is Americanism? Every one has a different answer. Some people say it is never to submit to the dictation of a King. Others say Americanism is the pride of liberty and the defence of an insult to the flag with their gore. When some half-developed person tramples on that flag, we should be ready to pour out the blood of the nation, they say. But do we not sit in silence when that flag waves over living conditions which should be an insult to all patriotism?
    Anna Howard Shaw (1847–1919)

    Politically, Swift was one of those people who are driven into a sort of perverse Toryism by the follies of the progressive party of the moment.
    George Orwell (1903–1950)

    Of course you’re always at liberty to judge the critic. Judge people as critics, however, and you’ll condemn them all!
    Henry James (1843–1916)