Â Name and basic information.
Joseph Wilson swan was famous for inventing the first light bulb although it didn’tÂ really work at first and then well got stolen by Thomas Edison.Â HeÂ was born in 1828 on October the 31st.Â He died at the age of 85 in 1914 theÂ 27th ofÂ May.
Who his rival was.
His rival was Thomas Edison.Â ThisÂ is because of theÂ mistake.Â The mistake was that Joseph swans light bulb didn’t run as long as when Thomas Edison stole it and made it better. So ThomasÂ Edison stole his glory and fame and if anyone says that he did it they are wrong because Joseph Swan actually invented it, well them!