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Joseph swan!

Sir Joseph Swan was a sir because he is now dead (died in 1914) at the age of 85. So obviously he was born on 1828 31st October which is Halloween! He unfortunately died of natural causes (old age)

Why he was famous

He was famous for a light bulb (socket powered electric bulb with 220 volts) it was so important because it changed all of the people over the worlds houses and pubs along with street lamps

His rival

his rival (a person who did something similar thing to joseph) was called Thomas Edison. he invented a light source in a glass (just like a light bulb )

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