Benjamin franklin (1706 – 1790) – genealogy, Benjamin franklin (january 17, 1706 [o.s. january 6, 1705[1 – april 17, 1790) was one of the founding fathers of the united states. a noted polymath, franklin was a leading author and printer, satirist, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat..
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