On December 5, 1901, Walter Elias Disney was born in Chicago. Produced many famous animated films - invented the multiplane camera. On December 15, 1931, Walt Disney died of lung cancer.
Marie Curie was a Polish physicist and chemist who lived between 1867-1934. She was also known as Madame Curie and discovered radium and furthered x-ray technology.
In 1847, Alexander Graham Bell was born. On June 3, 1880, Alexander Graham Bell transmitted the first wireless telephone message on his newly-invented "photophone." Bell died on August 2, 1922.
Benjamin Franklin was born on January 17, 1706 in Boston, Massachusetts. He Invented the lightning rod, the iron furnace stove or 'Franklin Stove', bifocal glasses, and the odometer. He died in 1790.