Everybody loves Alexander Graham Bell, right? He’s the guy who made modern telecommunication possible. Oh, wait, I meant to say he’s the guy who made modern telecommunication. He is a classic example of American ingenuity, tenacity, and altruism. And he had a sweet beard. But, as with many historica
Florence Nightingale - 1820-1910. The first woman to hold the Order of Merit and appear on a banknote. Her pioneering work tending to British Troops in the Crimean War earned thanks from a grateful nation.