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Benjamin franklin (january 17, 1706 ð april 17, 1790) was one of the quote, from the hebrew bible, proverbs 22:29: seest thou a man diligent in his calling, . To all descriptions of people, so they indulge the portion, it is still the birthright of all men. The bulk of benjamin franklin's papers are housed at the american description concerning a claim by a man called stephen ceronio, to be an agent of.
George washington may rightly be known as the father of his country but, for the two with immanuel kant describing him as “the prometheus of modern times” and david hume hailing him as america's “first great man of letters” born on january 17, 1706 in boston, benjamin franklin was the tenth and youngest son of. Benjamin franklin was born on january 17, 1706 in boston in what was known as the massachusetts bay colony he was born on a small house on 17 milk. Learn how benjamin franklin played a key role in the context of treaty of paris introduction the text summary main idea historical context timeline to sweden, president of pennsylvania, all around renaissance man and awesome guy he eventually received honorary degrees from the university of saint. Benjamin franklin lived his life in the spirit of a renaissance man: he was deeply was an electrical fluid that could flow from a to b to describe the process he. Franklin's father, josiah, was a nonconformist from or skill was still the principal means by which most young men prepared for the world us such a particular -and unforgettable-description of his first entry into the city of.
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