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Today’s Notable Foreign Birthday

Florence Nightingale – Pioneering English nurse.

Carte de visite photograph of Florence Nightin...
Carte de visite photograph of Florence Nightingale, by Kilburn, circa 1854. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC (12 May 1820 – 13 August 1910), who came to be known as “The Lady with the Lamp”, was a pioneering nurse, writer and noted statistician.

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