Unbelievable Facts On The Life Of Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale was the founder of nursing, she was a great influence on medicine as it is today. A highly honoured figure, Nightingale led an intense life, click on to find out more…

1. Beginnings

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Florence Nightingale was born in Florence, Italy, in May 1820. Her parents were Fanny and William and she had an older sister, Parthenope. The family were known for being very wealthy. In February 1837, when she was just 16 years old, Florence was convinced that God wanted her to carry out some special work…

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