Who Was Florence Nightingale?

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    PhoenixVposted 4 years ago

    Who Was Florence Nightingale?

    What is a biography of Florence Nightingale?

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    JThomp42posted 4 years ago

    Florence Nightingale was born in Florence, Italy on May 12, 1820. During the Crimean War, she and a team of nurses improved the unsanitary conditions at a British base hospital, reducing the death count by two-thirds. Her writings sparked worldwide health care reform. In 1860 she established St. Thomas’ Hospital and the Nightingale Training School for Nurses. She died August 13, 1910, in London. There is a biography on her life to be read.