- Associated Press - Monday, February 8, 2016

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Celebrated inventor and scientist Thomas Edison is being remembered in his old Kentucky home.

A daylong birthday party is planned for Saturday, Feb. 13 at the historic Thomas Edison House in the Butchertown neighborhood in Louisville. Edison was born 169 years ago this February.

Organizers say the party will include refreshments and a cake shaped like a light bulb. The party will begin at 10 a.m. and last until 2 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and is free for children under 12.

The Edison House is located at 729 E. Washington St.

Edison lived and worked in Louisville as a telegraph operator in 1866 and 1867.

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