Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
– Benjamin Franklin
born in Boston, Massachusetts, The United States January 17, 1706
died: April 17, 1790
genre: Biographies & Memoirs, Politics, History
influences: John Locke
Benjamin Franklin was a writer, a philosopher, a scientist, a politician, a patriot, a Founding Father, an inventor, and publisher. He helped with the founding of the United States of America and changed the world with his discoveries about electricity. His writings such as Poor Richards’ Almanac have provided wisdom for 17 years to the colonies.