Benjamin Franklin
Born in

Boston, Massachusetts, The United States

January 17, 1706


April 17, 1790




About Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin was a writer, a philosopher, a scientist, a politician, a patriot, a Founding Father, an inventor, and publisher. He helped with the founding of the United States of America and changed the world with his discoveries about electricity. His writings such as Poor Richards' Almanac have provided wisdom for 17 years to the colonies.

Quotes by Benjamin Franklin