Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC was an English social reformer and statistician,
and the founder of modern nursing. She came to prominence while serving as a ...
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Florence Nightingale was born in 1820 to wealthy English parents traveling in
Florence, Italy. Both Florence and her sister were named after the Italian cities in
Florence Nightingale. (1820 – 1910) Volunteered to nurse soldiers during the
Crimean War. She helped to revolutionise the service of nursing.
On 4 November 1854, Florence Nightingale arrived in Turkey with a group of 38
nurses from England.
Florence Nightingale is most remembered as a pioneer of nursing and a reformer
of hospital sanitation methods. For most of her ninety years, Nightingale ...
Florence Nightingale is famous for her nursing work during the Crimean War (
1854 - 56). She changed the face of nursing from a mostly untrained profession
“What the horrors of war are,” wrote Miss Nightingale on her way to the Crimea in
May 1855, “no one can imagine. They are not wounds, and blood, and fever, ...
Jan 3, 2012 ... Section of the Crimean War memorial. Click on the image for a larger view.
Florence Nightingale was born on 12 May 1820 at the Villa La ...