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Press release

New York, June 16, 2001

Nikola Tesla commemorative plaque to be unveiled at the Hotel New Yorker, in Manhattan, New York City.

The ceremony for the unveiling of the Nikola Tesla plaque will

be held at the Hotel New Yorker, in the presence of many dignitaries. The Hotel New Yorker is located at the corner of 8th Ave and 34th Street, in Manhattan. The ceremony will take place on July 10, 2001 at 7 p.m. July 10 is Nikola Tesla’s birthday, which is celebrated as an official day in New York,

New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Colorado, Nevada and many other States in the United States. July 10 is “Nikola Tesla Day “. Nikola Tesla is “The Genius who lit the World”, whose discoveries in the field of alternating polyphase current electricity advanced the United States and the rest of the world into the modern industrial era.

Tesla is the father of radio. International Unit of Magnetic Flux Density is called "Tesla".

Nikola Tesla had 700 patents in the USA and Europe.

Tesla’s discoveries include the Tesla Coil, fluorescent light, wireless transmission of electrical energy, remote control so important in cosmic exploration, discovery of cosmic radio waves and use of ionosphere for scientific purposes. Nikola Tesla was a New Yorker, who lived and worked in New York City almost 60 years and died at the Hotel New Yorker on January 7, 1943.

The Committee for the Tesla commemorative plaque.