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  2. Alexander Graham Bell - Wikipedia

    Alexander Graham Bell (/ ˈ ɡ r eɪ. ə m /, born Alexander Bell; March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was a Scottish-born inventor, scientist and engineer who is credited with patenting the first practical telephone.He also co-founded the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T) in 1885.. Bell's father, grandfather, and brother had all been associated with work on elocution and speech ...

  3. Alexander Graham Bell | Biography, Education, Telephone,...

    Alexander Graham Bell, (born March 3, 1847, Edinburgh, Scotland—died August 2, 1922, Beinn Bhreagh, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada), Scottish-born American inventor, scientist, and teacher of the deaf whose foremost accomplishments were the invention of the telephone (1876) and the refinement of the phonograph (1886).

  4. Alexander Graham Bell - Inventions, Biography & Telephone - ...

    Alexander Graham Bell was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, on March 3, 1847. Bell’s father was a professor of speech elocution at the University of Edinburgh and his mother, despite being deaf, was an...

  5. Alexander Graham Bell - Inventions, Telephone & Facts - Biography

    Alexander Graham Bell was a Scottish-born scientist and inventor best known for inventing the first working telephone in 1876 and founding the Bell Telephone Company in 1877. Bell’s success came...

  6. Alexander Graham Bell

    Alexander Graham Bell BELL, Alexander Graham, physicist, born in Edinburgh, Scotland, 3 March 1847. He is a son of Alexander Melville Bell, mentioned below, and was educated at the Edinburgh high school and Edinburgh University, receiving special training in his father's system for removing impediments in speech.

  7. Alexander Graham Bell Biography - Alexander & Mabel Bell

    Alexander Graham Bell is best known as the inventor of the telephone — the first to transmit the human voice by means of an electric current — but there was much more to this extraordinary man than his breakthrough in communications technology.

  8. Alexander Graham Bell summary | Britannica

    Alexander Graham Bell, (born March 3, 1847, Edinburgh, Scot.—died Aug. 2, 1922, Beinn Bhreagh, Nova Scotia, Can.), Scottish-born U.S. audiologist and inventor. He moved to the U.S. in 1871 to teach the visible-speech system developed by his father, Alexander Melville Bell (1819–1905).

  9. The Influence of Alexander Graham BellGallaudet University

    ~ Alexander Graham Bell Bell was a pragmatist who was willing to use sign language or other means to communicate with deaf adults. With children, however, he advocated a strictly oral education, without any signing. CLARKE School for the Deaf/ Center for Oral Education Bell was helpful in finding a teacher for Helen Keller, who was deaf and blind.

  10. Alexander graham bell importance -

    Alexander Graham Bell is often considered the father of our modern-day telephone. He was born in 1847, and despite being Scottish, he became an American citizen because it allowed him access to greater opportunities for an invention like using Elisha Gray’s patents on switchboards!.

  11. Best Alexander Graham Bell QuotesThe telephone is Alexander Graham Bell's most famous invention. He immigrated to the United States as a deaf educator, and w...