Franklin Timeline 1706-1790
Franklin
1706 - 1751
Franklin Timeline 1706-1790

Historical Events
1754 | Albany Plan 1753 | Appointed Deputy Postmaster General 1753 | Awarded Copley Medal 1757 | Agent in London 1755 | Pennsylvania Hospital founded 1752 | Kite experiment 1754 | Join or Die cartoon 1752 | Founds insurance company 1762 | William Franklin becomes governor 1787 | Constitutional Convention 1762 | Glass armonica 1775 | Appointed to Secret Committee 1779 | Minister to France 1784 | Debunks Mesmer 1784 | Invents bifocals 1787 | President of abolitionist society