Benjamin Franklin组员：张惠云 刘雪松 徐佳 徐敏霞 苏娜Sources from:wikipedia/baidu and the textbook
OUTLINE I. Introduction brief introduction II.body:1/success as an author 2/thirteen virtus 3/inventions and scentific inquires III.conclusion death and legacy
INTRODUCTION: Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1705 – April 17, 1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A noted polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, musician, inventor, satirist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat.
SUCCESS AS AN AUTHOR: In 1733, Poor Richards Almanack much of his popular reputation is based In 1758, printed Father Abrahams Sermon also known as The Way to Wealth Begin in 1771, autobiography Franklin wrote the first five chapters of his autobiography in England in 1771, resumed again thirteen years later (1784-85) in Paris and later in 1788 when he returned to the United States. Franklin ends the account of his life in 1757 when he was 51 years old.