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...ough he had so many patents he died have a severe amount of debt. Nikola Tesla's funeral took place on January 12, 1943, at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine in Manhattan, New York City. His body was cremated and his ashes taken to Yugoslavia in 1957. His urn was placed in the Nikola Tesla Museum in Belgrade. A monument to Tesla was built at Niagara Falls, New York. There was also another monument which had Tesla standing on a portion of an alternator at Queen Victoria Park in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. Nikola Tesla’s name is honored with an International Unit of Magnetic Flux Density called “Tesla." In 1975 Tesla was also inducted into the Inventor’s Hall of Fame. Tesla predicted that the world will eventually use the suns power and harness it to power everything we own. So far what he said is starting to come true. That is the story of Nikola Tesla’s life.
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