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100 Dyslexics in 150 Words or Less. Thomas Edison.
Born 02/11/1847, in Ohio. As a kid, scarlet fever left Edison with hearing difficulties. Moved to Michigan and attended school only for 12 weeks because of difficulties learning.

At 12, published a newspaper, at 15, worked as a telegraph operator, and at 19 for The Associated Press.

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In 1869, invented the Universal Stock Printer and the phonograph 1877.


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Jose Luis Ontanon Nunez

Industrial Designer & Communication Coach. Dyslexia, History, & Trivia Writer. Father/Pet Lover — Top 1000 Writer, also on #Books, #Movies, #Reading & #Writing