Alexander Graham Bell
#149 Overall Influence

Alexander Graham Bell

Scientist and inventor known for his work on the telephone


Why is this person notable and influential?

Alexander Graham Bell was a Scottish-born inventor, scientist, and engineer who is credited with inventing and patenting the first practical telephone. He also co-founded the American Telephone and Telegraph Company in 1885.

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University of London
University of London

Federal research university in London, England

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University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh

Public research university in Edinburgh, Scotland

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