Inventor Alexander Graham BellInventor Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell

Full Name: Alexander Graham Bell
Nationality: Scottish/American/Canadian

Profession: Inventor
Why Famous: Credited with inventing the first practical telephone. He considered his most famous invention an intrusion on his real work as a scientist, however, and refused to have a telephone in his study.

Born: 3rd March, 1847
Star Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland

Died: 2nd August, 1922 (aged 75)
Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes

Married Life

1877-07-11 - Scientist and inventor Alexander Graham Bell (30) weds Mabel Hubbard (19) at the Hubbard estate in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Historical Events in the Life of Alexander Graham Bell

1875-06-02 - Alexander Graham Bell makes first sound transmission
1876-03-07 - Alexander Graham Bell patents telephone
1876-03-10 - 1st telephone call made (Alexander Graham Bell to Thomas Watson)
1881-01-25 - Thomas Edison and Alexander Graham Bell form the Oriental Telephone Company.
1915-01-25 - Alexander Graham Bell in NY calls Thomas Watson in SF

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