Florence Nightingale

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Most Influential Person

English social reformer, statistician, and founder of modern nursing

Why Is Florence Nightingale Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Florence Nightingale was an English social reformer, statistician and the founder of modern nursing. Nightingale came to prominence while serving as a manager and trainer of nurses during the Crimean War, in which she organised care for wounded soldiers at Constantinople. She gave nursing a favourable reputation and became an icon of Victorian culture, especially in the persona of "The Lady with the Lamp" making rounds of wounded soldiers at night.

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What Are Florence Nightingale's Academic Contributions?

Florence Nightingale is most known for their academic work in the field of nursing. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of literature and mathematics.

Florence Nightingale has made the following academic contributions:

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