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Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922) was a Scottish-American scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with patenting the first practical telephone. He also made contributions to optical telecommunications, hydrofoils and aeronautics. He was professor of Vocal Physiology and Elocution at the Boston University. He was president of the National Geographic Society. He was one of the founders of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, and served as its president. He was also a Regent of the Smithsonian Institution.

"The inventor is a man who looks around upon the world and is not contented with things as they are. He wants to improve whatever he sees, he wants to benefit the world; he is haunted by an idea. The spirit of invention possesses him, seeking materialization."

ASPECT       POINTS                      

Science           4                 

Law                 0                      

Medicine         0                                                    

Business         4                      

Philosophy      0                                     

Art                   0                  

Travel              0                        

Sports             *                 

Beauty            0             

Family             1           Married with 4 children

Fame              1                        

Civic               1            Smithsonian Institute regent.  

Career            1                        

Wealth            1                    

Leader            1            President of the National Geographic Society         

Humanity        1            Teacher of the deaf         

 TOTAL         15            Polymath