Happy Birthday, George!

Born October 6, 1846, George Westinghouse, Jr. was an entrepreneur and engineer responsible for inventing the railway air brake. He was also considered a pioneer on the electrical industry having been responsible for the collaboration in the invention of the AC or Alternating Current.

He died March 12, 1914. He turns 165 today.

How can you describe George Westinghouse, Jr.?

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