15,639 total votes
Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell was an eminent Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone. Bell's father, grandfather, and brother had all been associated with work on elocution and speech, and both his mother and wife were deaf, profoundly influencing Bell's life's work. His research on hearing and speech further led him to experiment with hearing devices which eventually culminated in Bell bei...

... more on Wikipedia

lists about Alexander Graham Bell

10 Controversial Facts People Don't Know About Alexander Graham Bell 1.7k views American schoolchildren know Alexander Graham Bell as the inventor of the telephone. By the time they've reached adulth...

Alexander Graham Bell is ranked on...

#35 of 133 People who voted for Alexander Graham Bell... People in the Northeast are 2x more likely to vote for this The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History 103.8k votes List of the most important leaders in U.S. history. Love 'em or hate 'em, these leaders shaped American history from its fou...
#43 of 1,304 The Greatest Minds of All Time 457.6k votes List of the Greatest Minds of All Time, throughout history. This list represents the most influential thinkers across variou...
#51 of 2,651 The Most Influential People of All Time 1.6M votes This is a list of the most influential people of all of human history. This means that the individuals on this list have had...
#14 of 30 30 Things People Had Achieved by Age 30 576 votes Most people have had many accomplishments by the age of 30. They've graduated college. They've started families. They've fou...
#4 of 795 Famous American Inventors List 4.1k votes List of famous American inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest Am...
Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle 25.4k views Every person who has ever been immortalized in a Google Doodle, in order from the very first to the most recent. The first G...
80 Famous People with ADHD 723.6k views This is a list of famous people with ADHD - a psychiatric disorder with symptoms that include trouble paying attention,...
80 Celebrities with Learning Disabilities 89.9k views This list contains information about celebrities who have learning disabilities, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Many...
60+ Famous People with Dyslexia 65.0k views List of Famous People with Dyslexia ranked by fame and popularity. Dyslexia is a disorder that effects one's ability to read...
#13 of 31 Famous Scottish Inventors List 286 votes List of famous Scottish inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the greatest Sc...
#9 of 141 Famous United Kingdom Inventors List 414 votes List of famous United Kingdom inventors, listed loosely by relevance with photos when available. These are some of the great...
13 Extremely Unexpected Friendships Between Historical Figures 27.6k views Everyone knows that opposites attract. It's (at least initially) true for romantic relationships, and it's also sometim...
14 Pairs Of Historical Figures You Didn't Realize Were Related To Each Other 79.3k views If you trace your gene pool back far enough, you'll discover that all humans are related in one form or another. But so...
Famous People Named Alexander 5.1k views List of famous people named Alexander, along with photos. How many celebrities named Alex can you think of? The famous Alexa...
12 Historical Figures Who Campaigned for Very Surprising Causes 123.1k views History has a funny way of tarnishing even the most sterling of reputations. While society still deifies our heroes of ...
Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bell 2.0k views Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Bell. Do you recognize all ...
These Rare Recordings Of Famous Historical Figures Speaking Are Fascinating 693 views History is able to truly spring to life thanks to modern technological advancements in film and sound. And the voi...

Alexander Graham Bell is also found on...

Famous Scientists from the United States List of Famous Professors List of Famous Physicists Famous Male Scientists Famous Entrepreneurs from Canada Famous Male Inventors Famous People Who Died in Canada List of Famous Linguists Famous People Who Died of Diabetes Mellitus Elliott Cresson Medal Winners List Famous University College London Alumni John Fritz Medal Winners List Famous University Of Toronto Alumni People On Stamps: List Of People On US Postage Famous Entrepreneurs from the United States Men On Stamps: List Of Men On US Postage Famous University Of Edinburgh Alumni Famous Male Engineers Famous Physicists from the United States Famous Male Professors Famous Canadian Inventors List Famous Royal High School Alumni Famous Professors from Canada Famous Scientists from Canada Famous Male Physicists Famous Physicists from Canada Famous University Of London Alumni Famous Engineers from Canada Famous People Who Died in Nova Scotia