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Alexander Graham Bell Project
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I was born on March 3, 1847, in Edinburgh, Scotland. My education was largely received through numerous experiments in sound and the furthering of his father’s work on Visible Speech for the deaf. I worked with Thomas Watson on the design and patent of the first practical telephone. In all, I held 18 patents in his name alone and 12 that he shared with collaborators. I died on August 2, 1922, in Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada.
During my youth, I experienced strong influences that had a profound affect on my later life. My hometown of Edinburgh, Scotland, was known as the "Athens of the North," for its rich culture of arts and science. My grandfather and father were experts on the mechanics of voice and elocution. My mother, who was nearly deaf, became an accomplished pianist and inspired him to undertake big challenges.
Why am I unique?
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Alexander Graham Bell
Creating The Telephone!
I am unique because I created something that most people use but can't create on there own.
My Quotes/ Interests
"Before anything else, preparation is the key to success"
- Solving Problems
Scottish-born american inventor, scientist, and teacher of the deaf whose foremost accomplishments were the invention of telephone (1876) and the refinement of the phonograph (1886).
My Friends !!!!!!
- Antonio Meucci ( @AMeucci )
We became friends from creating the telephone. While working we shared jokes and thoughts and got to know each other. Were basically best friends!
- Hellen Keller ( @HKeller )
I am friends with Hellen because I helped deaf people and Helen was one of them. We became close friends threw the helping.
My Wall !
" Wow! He created the telephone! That's like totally awesome!" @LikeTotallyAwesome
"He is really smart! I wouldn't be able to create a telephone on my own....." @BBennett
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