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Nikola Tesla, a Serbian scientest and maybe the greatest genius since Leonardo da Vinci. Few people even know that the man who invented the 20th century even existed. Many of his ideas and inventions were credited by others. Nikola invented X-rays (credited to Roentgen), radio (credited to Marconi), the microwave oven, speedometer, automobile ignition system, basics behind radar, fluorescent bulb, electron microscope, neon lights and on top of all Tesla designed the first hydro-electric power plant in Niagara Falls (invented alternating currents). Tesla's biggest competitor Thomas Edison, did everything to erase Nikola Tesla from the history books and to reject his alternating currents idea. Tesla's ideas were so extreme that scientist community thought he was lunatic and on many occasions laughed at his theories. He believed that both voice and image can be transmitted through the air (in the late 1800's), which was of course true since we have wireless Internet today.




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Pyotar
JovoNanovo wrote:
Tesla would be ashamed to be serbian today after all the slaught. serbs did in Bosnia, Croatia, Kosova..
Serb,it's about time to read and, evern more (!) to understand what Tesla have said about light, peace and humanity..
wake up, it's not 18th century anymore.


No, Tesla would be ashamed if he knew how much money and resources were used to totally demonize Serbs through media, but he would be much more ashamed if he knew how many people has been irreversibly brainwashed by media and propaganda.
Try to find out what did Tesla had to say when asked in interview - Mr. Tesla, who are Serbs?

Hana wrote:
I must point out that you have made a horrible mistake by calling Nikola Tesla a Serbian scientist. He was a CROATIAN SCIENTIST and I insist that you correct this mistake.You can look it up anywhere and see for your self.


No, there's no mistake. Mistakes are made each and every time when croatians are blindly trying to present Tesla as croatian.

Here is quote from interview with Nikola Tesla from year 1899.

JOURNALIST:
Mr. Tesla, you have gained the glory of the man who got involved in thecosmic processes. Who are you, Mr. Tesla?

TESLA:
It is a right question, Mr. Smith, and I will try to give you the right answer to it.

JOURNALIST:
Some say you're from the country of Croatia, from the area called Lika,where together with the people are growing trees, rocks and starry sky. They say that your home village is named after the mountain flowers, and that the house, where you were born, is next to the forest and the church.

TESLA:
Really, all is true. I'm proud of my Serbian origin and my Croatian homeland.


And what is really interesting, when you visit croatian or bosnian websites that have this interview translated, so that croatians and bosnians could eventually read it and understand it, one part is always missing - and that is this part I quoted here. When you look at the original interview, what I quoted is the beginning of the interview, but on croatian and bosnian pages, when translated, interview starts from the question which comes after the beginning I quoted.
Pyotar at 12:41PM, Nov 24th 2013.
MR.DERPYFACE
LOL Idk why im even posting a comment about this I don't know why I'm at this website... FAIL xD.

- MR.DERPYFACE
MR.DERPYFACE at 08:21PM, May 16th 2013.
Melissa

Place of birth does not determine
Nationality! He was Serbian,end of story
Melissa at 01:39PM, Aug 24th 2012.
xaviara
Joe wrote:
If you are born in a country that makes you that nationality.Even Tesla him self stated he was a croatian at heart




surprisingly, no.

for example, in the usa, you need to have at least one parent who at some point gains citizenship for your birth to grant you citizenship. otherwise, you need to go through the whole process. (except in cases of "rescue" such as your pregnant mom got saved from a sinking ship, in which case her status as a refugee grants you citizenship rights)
xaviara at 01:53PM, Aug 8th 2012.
JovoNanovo
Tesla would be ashamed to be serbian today after all the slaught. serbs did in Bosnia, Croatia, Kosova..
Serb,it's about time to read and, evern more (!) to understand what Tesla have said about light, peace and humanity..
wake up, it's not 18th century anymore.
JovoNanovo at 08:08PM, Feb 3rd 2012.
Valentin
JOHN MOLENDA

I'm pretty sure you use AC daily.
Valentin at 10:10AM, Jan 31st 2012.
John Molenda
this site is informative but he invented stuff i dont really use. please contact my email i need love
John Molenda at 02:47PM, Jan 26th 2012.
Kristijan
I'm a Croatian, and everybody here including myself like to think Tesla was Croatian, but he was NOT, although he was born in Croatia, which maybe makes him a bit Croat, but still he was Serbian.

Even though we all know that Croatia, Serbia/Yugoslavia, BiH and few other could be in the same country since we are all very simular with almost same languages, i couldn't count how many serbians and bosnians do I know here, and vice versa, we are all mixed, which doesn't mean we like each other, it's very opposite... because of the war, which seems to be the main problem in most croat-serbian discussions.

Please post if any disagrees, I'm not saying I'm 100% correct.
Kristijan at 06:19AM, Nov 10th 2010.
EOJ
^^ but he wasn't.
EOJ at 08:52AM, Nov 4th 2010.
Joe
If you are born in a country that makes you that nationality.Even Tesla him self stated he was a croatian at heart
Joe at 10:30PM, Aug 17th 2010.
Leeman
Tesla was a Serb. He was born in the Austria-Hungary's state. His father was a priest of the Serbian Orthodox Church, the mother is originally from Western Serbia. Ten years ago in the civil war in Lika Tesla's house burned Croats. Tesla Museum is located in Belgrade, and his remains.
Leeman at 04:18PM, Jul 5th 2010.
ted
these are awsome
ted at 05:28PM, Apr 26th 2010.
Tom
I LIKE MENNNN!!!!!!!
Tom at 02:17PM, Apr 7th 2010.
slavko
Hana wrote: #
I must point out that you have made a horrible mistake by calling Nikola Tesla a Serbian scientist. He was a CROATIAN SCIENTIST and I insist that you correct this mistake.You can look it up anywhere and see for your self.


Hes father was a ORTHODOX priest, croats are catholic, and he's parents moved from serbia to croatia, because their daughters were getting married to Army Officials. You Find the facts, im lookin at 6 different books right now and dont make me start saying everything.
slavko at 10:05PM, Feb 1st 2010.
alex
he is an amazing inventor
alex at 08:59PM, Oct 8th 2009.
Psychentist
Anyone interested in learning more about the wizard should most definitely read "Tesla : Man out of time" by Margaret Cheney. It is one of the most complete biographies of Nikola Tesla to date. It's an excellent read full of facts about both his genius and his insanity(Yes, America, the two are inseparable). I highly recommend it.
Psychentist at 04:07PM, Sep 30th 2009.
pidza
Nikola Tesla is Serbian. Hana, why do you spread wrong information? His father was a Serbian Orthodox Priest and his mother was Serbian also. The only thing that connects him to Croatia is that he was born on Croatian territory but his heritage is Serbian. Look it up anywhere and you'll see.
pidza at 01:31AM, Jul 13th 2009.
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Avram
Happy birthday mr. Tesla. Without you, we probably wouldn't have everything we have today in modern World, like TV, computers, internet, cellphones, etc.. Thanks for everything you did for human race.
Avram at 10:22AM, Jul 11th 2009.
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Interesting Facts
Even better source BBC:

Electrical pioneer Tesla honoured


Tesla, an ethnic Serb, was one of the
pioneers of modern electrical
engineering, and is recognised as one
of the world's greatest inventors.
Interesting Facts at 04:19AM, Apr 16th 2009.
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Avram
He was Serbian scientist from Croatia. I've looked anywhere, e.g. Wikipedia?


Tesla was born in the village of Smiljan near the town of Gospić, Austrian Empire, Croatian Krajina. He was an ethnic Serb subject of the Austrian Empire and later became an American citizen.
Avram at 03:58PM, Apr 15th 2009.
Hana
I must point out that you have made a horrible mistake by calling Nikola Tesla a Serbian scientist. He was a CROATIAN SCIENTIST and I insist that you correct this mistake.You can look it up anywhere and see for your self.
Hana at 01:23PM, Apr 15th 2009.
gigo
Tesla facts rule! I love Tesla and I love these facts!
gigo at 11:13AM, Jun 9th 2008.

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