by | Sep 18, 2018 | General | 0 comments

In order to save George Westinghouse from
bankruptcy, Tesla sold Westinghouse his own royalties, which were worth $12
million, for just $216,000. If Tesla had kept his royalties, he may have been
the first billionaire, sharing financial history with the likes of John D.
Rockefeller the worlds first in 1916, Howard Hughes, and Bill Gates who became
the first man to reach $100 billion in 1999.

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