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Benjamin Franklin 
American author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, diplomat, and Founding Father
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Name in native languageBenjamin Franklin
Date of birth17 January 1706
Boston
Date of death17 April 1790
Philadelphia
Place of burial
Pseudonym
  • Silence Dogood (Silence Dogood)
Country of citizenship
Country for sport
Educated at
Occupation
Employer
Member of
Position held
Father
  • Josiah Franklin
Mother
  • Abiah Folger
Sibling
Child
  • William Franklin
  • Francis Folger Franklin
  • Sarah Franklin Bache
Spouse
  • Deborah Read Franklin
Award received
  • Copley Medal (1753)
  • honorary doctor of the University of St Andrews
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Signature
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Wikidata Q34969
ISNI: 0000 0001 2133 9941
VIAF ID: 56609913
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Library of Congress authority ID: n79043402
ULAN ID: 500331804
Bibliothèque nationale de France ID: 119034658
SUDOC authorities ID: 026873478
National Diet Library Auth ID: 00440037
SBN author ID: IT\ICCU\CFIV\071766
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MusicBrainz artist ID: ca5c6242-7ba8-4cc9-9c32-3bf4719e54c6
Open Library ID: OL26170A
RKDartists ID: 279007
Biografisch Portaal number: 16265204
NKCR AUT ID: jn20000720076
DBNL author ID: fran231
SELIBR ID: 54072
National Library of Israel identifier: 000599797
Biblioteca Nacional de España ID: XX877138
NTA ID: 06836010X
BIBSYS ID: 90052017
US Congress Bio ID: F000342
US National Archives Identifier: 10580588
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography ID: 52466
National Library of Korea Identifier: KAC199609215
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