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Aug 1, 2017 ... Find out more about Founding Father Benjamin Franklin's role in the Declaration of Independence and the American Revolution, as well as his ...

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Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston on January 17, 1706. He was the tenth son of soap maker, Josiah Franklin. Benjamin's mother was Abiah Folger, the ...

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May 25, 2018 ... Benjamin Franklin, also called Ben Franklin, pseudonym Richard Saunders, ( born January 17 [January 6, Old Style], 1706, Boston, ...

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Find out more about the history of Benjamin Franklin, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

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Benjamin Franklin was known to have been an avid swimmer throughout his life and an early advocate for the benefits of the sport. As a result of this passion, ...

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A list of Frequently Asked Questions about the namesake of The Franklin Institute , Benjamin Franklin.

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Benjamin Franklin founded or helped found numerous organizations and institutions—fire-fighting clubs, academies, hospitals, libraries, and insurance ...

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Mar 5, 2018 ... Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) was a scientist, ambassador, philosopher, statesmen, writer, businessman and celebrated free thinker and wit.

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Over 35 years of marriage, Benjamin Franklin had indirectly praised Deborah's work ethic and common sense through “wife” characters in his Pennsylvania ...