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Be Like Benjamin Franklin: Among the Founding Fathers, perhaps the greatest collection of Americans in history, Ben Franklin was a rock star. He was the only Founding Father who signed all three of the documents that unyoked America from Britain, The Declaration of Independence, The Treaty of Paris, and the Constitution.

Be Like Benjamin Franklin: Among the Founding Fathers, perhaps the greatest collection of Americans in history, Ben Franklin was a rock star. He was the only Founding Father who signed all three of the documents that unyoked America from Britain, The Declaration of Independence, The Treaty of Paris, and the Constitution.

FromListen Money Matters - Free your inner financial badass. All the stuff you should know about personal finance.


Be Like Benjamin Franklin: Among the Founding Fathers, perhaps the greatest collection of Americans in history, Ben Franklin was a rock star. He was the only Founding Father who signed all three of the documents that unyoked America from Britain, The Declaration of Independence, The Treaty of Paris, and the Constitution.

FromListen Money Matters - Free your inner financial badass. All the stuff you should know about personal finance.

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Length:
46 minutes
Released:
Jan 14, 2019
Format:
Podcast Episode

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He was a writer, a publisher, a statesman, an inventor, and a renowned ladies man. Ben Franklin was a civic activist, an abolitionist and founded the Philadelphia Abolition Society, the first abolition organization in America. He was the first person to petition Congress to abolish slavery two months before his death in 1790, decades before the country fought a Civil War over the issue.He was timeless because Benjamin Franklin quotes are still relevant today.And he knew a thing or two about money because Forbes ranks him as the 89th richest man in American history. That even though he never patented any of his inventions. He preferred to gift them to the public as so many were things he invented to make everyday life easier.Full Article HereShow NotesAlien Church: A New England IPAGalaxy Double Dry Hopped Juicy Bits Weld WorksLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Released:
Jan 14, 2019
Format:
Podcast Episode