Mini Biography of Thomas Alva Edison, Inventor, Incandescent Electric Light Bulb
Mary Wollstonecraft, the Founder of Feminism
This is a mini biography of Mary Wollstonecraft. The name may not be familiar with you, but she is considered the founder of feminism. Not to may light of her accomplishments, she is also the mother of Mary Shelley who wrote Frankenstein. Wollstonecraft was a prolific writer. Although she lived in the 18th century, she always worked to support herself. When you read this mini biography of Mary Wollstonecraft, you will glean lessons that you can apply today.
Mary Wollstonecraft, the Founder of Feminism
This is a mini biography of Mary Wollstonecraft. Though the younger generation may not know her, she is the founder of feminism. All her adult life, Wollstonecraft worked to support herself. There were times when she was in debt and broke, but she always found a way to change her circumstances. She is the mother of (Mary Shelley) who grew up to write Frankenstein or the Modern Prometheus. Were she alive today, would Mary Wollstonecraft support the #MeToo campaign? I think she would. Visit my…
Margaret Mead Was Known as the Grandmother of the World, Why?
This is a mini biography of Margaret Knight, who invented the machine to make paper bags. She was also an excellent problem solver, finding solutions to everyday problems. She was a strong woman, and there is a lot we can learn from her. Though it was in the 19th century, a man tried to steal her design for the paper bag machine, but she fought him and won. A big part of the case was that she documented everything she did. Visit my website to read, Margaret Knight, Inventor (Invented Machine…
Samuel Pierpont Langley, American Scientist and Aviator Pioneer
This is a mini biography of Samuel Pierpont Langley. Many people take aircrafts for granted because they have always been around during our lifetime, but who invented them? Orville and Wilbur Wright are credited with inventing the airplane, but Samuel Pierpont Langley is a part of aviation history. Langley built a full-sized aircraft with a 53-horsepower gasoline engine, but it failed to work because the structural design was poor. Visit my website to read my article, Samuel Pierpont…
Maximilian Kolbe: Catholic Priest Gave Life for Franciszek Gajowniczek
Would you sacrifice your life for another? That’s exactly what Catholic priest, Maximilian Kolbe did. When he was in a Nazi concentration camp, Kolbe announced that he would die in place of Franciszek Gajowniczek, who had a wife and children. Visit my website to read my mini biography of this incredible man, Maximilian Kolbe: Catholic Priest Sacrificed his Life for Franciszek Gajowniczek at Nazi Concentration Camp. It is important to allow history to unfold through the eyes of others.
Harriet Tubman, Led Slaves through the Underground Railroad to Freedom
This is a mini biography of Harriet Tubman, who freed herself from slavery. Harriet Tubman was very courageous and understood that life was more than about her. Harriet Tubman stands for courage and persistence, and many of us can learn important lessons from her life. She had to make some tough choices in life, and not many people would make those same choices. She led slaves to Northern states and St Catharines, Ontario, Canada. Click to read the remarkable story of Harriet Tubman!
Abraham Maslow is the founder of humanistic psychology and the architect of Maslow's hierarchy of needs. Maslow popularized the concept of peak experience
Harriet Beecher Stowe, Abolitionist and Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin
This is a mini biography of Harriet Beecher Stowe, who is famous for writing Uncle Tom’s Cabin. Beecher Stowe became world famous in the blink of an eye. The passing of the Fugitive Slave Act angered many Northerners. Isabella Jones Beecher, Beecher Stowe’s sister-in-law was very indignant and incensed by the Compromise, which prompted her to write Harriet. This mini biography is important because you can see slavery through the eyes of a sympathetic white person. You can learn courage from…
Genghis Khan was a tyrant, but we can learn important lessons from them. Post highlights some Genghis Khan facts and seven lessons learned from the tyrant.
Madam C J Walker, Operated the Largest Black-Owned Business
Madame CJ Walker was the first African American woman millionaire. This is a mini biography, and you will learn about this remarkable woman, who was an excellent problem solver. Her story shows what you can accomplish with hard work mixed in with perseverance. She advocated for black women’s economic empowerment, creating business opportunities for them at a time when most black women worked as servants and sharecroppers. Madam C J Walker was a trailblazer and used her business acumen to…
Bob Marley Information - Singer, Songwriter, Father of Reggae
You'll find Bob Marley information here if you love the world renowned reggae singer and songwriter, who used his music to bring cultures together.