|Religion:||Puritan & Episcopalian.|
|Born||January 17, 1706|
|Died||April 17, 1790 (aged 84)|
Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America and a man of many exceptional talents. Together with Thomas Jefferson he wrote the Declaration of Independence. In the field of Physical Science he worked on the theory of electricity and worked out the lightning conductor among other achievements. As a statesman he helped write the Constitution of the United States.
"If you would not be forgotten, as soon as you are dead and rotten, either write things worth reading, or do things worth the writing." ~ B. Franklin 
Franklin wrote well and did very important things. His face is even on the $100 Dollar bill. 
- ↑ http://www.fi.edu/franklin/
- ↑ Benjamin Franklin wanted Exodus to be official seal.
- ↑ From Benjamin Franklin to Josiah Quincy, Sr., 11 September 1783