by Nicholas from Cortez
Benjamin Franklin was a significant individual. Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston on January 17, 1706. He is famous for being a scientist,
publisher,author and a philosopher. We remember Benjamin Franklin for studying thought and knowledge. This is important because during
Ben's lifetime people didn't always think for themselves. He fought for Independence from the British, and signed the Declaration of Independence
in 1787. Benjamin Franklin was a significant individual because he helped people think about themselves and others.