Florence Nightingale: Born into wealth and social status, Florence gave it all away to serve. She brought nursing up from a professional of scorn to the honored position it has today. Florence risked her life to save others and continues to inspire women to care for those in need
The grave of Florence Nightingale, St. Margaret Church in East Wellow, England
Florence Nightingale vigorously avoided fame, as it hindered her work, yet she became the object of adulation for her deeds in the Crimean war, which inspired other women to become nurses.
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Florence Nightengale 1820-1910 Founder of modern nursing she was called "Lady With The Lamp."