Monthly Archives: March 2017

Florence Nightingale Becomes the Pioneer of Modern Nursing

Florence Nightingale was born on May 12, 1820, in Florence, Italy. Her father was a wealthy landowner by the name of William Edward Nightingale; her mother, Frances, hailed from a family of merchants and took pride in socializing with people … Continue reading

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Monopoly Games Help Thousands of British Fliers Escape

Monopoly began in the early 1900s as something called, The Landlord’s Game, patented by a woman named, Elizabeth Magie. Property names and rules were changed and added to for nearly 30 years, until a man named Charles Darrow began producing … Continue reading

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