Benjamin Franklin
Awards Won
Copley Medal
Cause Of Death
Pleurisy
Schools
Boston Latin School
Employer
James Franklin Printing Shop
United States Postal Service
Josiah Franklin
Inventions
Lightning rod
Franklin stove
Glass harmonica
Bifocals
Age
Dec. at 84 (1706-1790)
Series Written
Letters of Silence Dogood
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin
Category
Notable Figure
Works Written
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Poor Richard's Almanack
The Life of Benjamin Franklin
The Way to Wealth
The autobiography and other writings
Representative selections
Compleated Autobiography by Benjamin Franklin
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin
Volume 1: January 1
1706 through December 31
1734
Autobiography
Poor Richard
and later writings
Bite-size Ben Franklin
A Dissertation on Liberty and Necessity
Pleasure and Pain
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin
Vol. 28: Volume 28: November 1
1778 through February 28
1779
The works of Benjamin Franklin
Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin
The life of Benjamin Franklin
written chiefly by himself
The sayings of Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin's the art of virtue
The ingenious Dr. Franklin
How to Attain Moral Perfection
The Immortal Mentor
Poor Richard's Horse Keeper
The works of Dr. Benjn. Franklin;
Satires & Bagatelles
Not Your Usual Founding Father
Letters to the press
1758-1775
Early to bed
and early to rise
makes a man healthy
wealthy
and wise
or
Early rising
a natural
social
and religious duty
Franklin's Way to wealth
or
"Poor Richard improved"
Apology for printers
The autobiography
Poor Richard's almanac and other papers
New experiments and observations on electricity
Father Abraham's speech to a great number of people
at a vendue of merchant-goods
Benjamin Franklin and Jonathan Edwards
Articles Of Belief And Acts Of Religion Vol.2
Collected Works Of Benjamin Franklin
The works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin
Address
Benjamin Franklin's Experiments
The writings of Benjamin Franklin
Facetiæ Frankliana. [sic]
Autobiography
Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin
The way to wealth
or
Poor Richard improved
Some account of the Pennsylvania Hospital
My Dear Girl Ii
On war and peace
Sheep will never make insurrections
Experiments and observations on electricity
made at Philadelphia in America
The letters of Benjamin Franklin & Jane Mecom
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
and a sketch of Franklin's life from the point where the autobiography ends
drawn chiefly from his letters
Benjamin Franklin's own story
Political
Miscellaneous And Philosophical Pieces
Authobiography Of Benjamin Franklin
The glory of eternity
Selected Works of Benjamin Franklin
What good is a newborn baby?
Benjamin Franklin's Proposals for the education of youth in Pennsylvania
1749
The select works of Benjamin Franklin
The life and essays
of Dr. Franklin
The life of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin
The life of Doctor Benjamin Franklin
The Writings Of Benjamin Franklin
Vol. 1
The Means and Manner of Obtaining Virtue
Works of the late Doctor Benjamin Franklin
A parable
Free silver
and some other things
Private correspondence of Benjamin Franklin
The works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin; a restoration of a "fair copy"
Founding Fathers Benjamin Franklin Volume 2
A letter from B. Franklin to a young man
Articles of belief
America's Big Ben
The wisdom of Benjamin Franklin
The political thought of Benjamin Franklin
A letter of advice to a young man concerning marriage
Franklin's boyhood in Boston
The Works Of Benjamin Franklin V1
The life of the late Doctor Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin's autobiographical writings
Letters and papers of Benjamin Franklin and Richard Jackson
1753-1785
The life and letters
A letter from Mr. Franklin to Mr. Peter Collinson
F.R.S. concerning the effect of lightning ; A letter of Benjamin Franklin
Esq. to Mr. Peter Collinson
F.R.S. concerning an electrical kite
The works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin
in philosophy
politics
and morals
B. Franklin
innovator
The art of making money plenty
Reflection On Courtship And Marriage
Select works
including his autobiography
The life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin
"The sayings of Poor Richard"
Poor Richard day by day
Franklin's wit & folly
Essays And Letters V1
The bagatelles from Passy
The autobiography
with an introd
The life and essays of the late Doctor Benjamin Franklin
Poor Richard
1733
Observations on the causes and cure of smoky chimneys
Benjamin Franklin on balloons
Franklin was there
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin and selections from his other writings
The essays
humorous
moral and literary of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin
Poor Richard
or
The way to wealth
The complete works in philosophy
politics
and morals
of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin
now first collected and arranged: with memoirs of his early life
written by himself
Silence Dogood
No. 3
Silence Dogood
No. 8
Silence Dogood
No. 9
Silence Dogood
No. 4
Silence Dogood
No. 5
Silence Dogood
No. 10
Silence Dogood
No. 11
Silence Dogood
No. 13
Silence Dogood
No. 6
Silence Dogood
No. 1
Silence Dogood
No. 14
Silence Dogood
No. 2
Silence Dogood
No. 7
The Morals of Chess
Silence Dogood
No. 12
Observations Concerning the Increase of Mankind
Peopling of Countries
etc.
United States Declaration of Independence
The Speech of Polly Baker
Fart Proudly
Articles of Belief and Acts of Religion
The Drinker's Dictionary
Some Fruits of Solitude in Reflections and Maxims
Film
Money Talks!
Birthdate
1706-01-17
Birthplace
Boston
Massachusetts
United States of America
Nationality
United States of America
Children
Francis Folger Franklin
William Franklin
Sarah Franklin Bache
Titles
Speaker
Height
5'8"
Profession
Statesman
Librarian
Politician
Diplomat
Musician
Satirist
Inventor
Scientist
Author
Printer
Political Activist
Writer
Title
United States Ambassador to Sweden
United States Ambassador to France
Speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
United States Postmaster General
President of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1705] – April 17, 1790) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, Freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history of physics for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. As an inventor, he ... more on Wikipedia

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