What day did Florence Nightingale die on?

Answer Florence Nightingale died in London at the age of 90 on Saturday, Aug. 13, 1910. She went blind in 1895, and her deteriorating health required constant nursing care the last few years of her life.S... Read More »

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What was Florence Nightingale known as?

Florence Nightingale was known as "The Lady with the Lamp" for her habit of checking on wounded soldiers while carrying a lamp, just before she went to bed. She was also known as the "Nightingale i... Read More »

Florence Nightingale Activities?

Florence Nightingale is a Victorian woman who is considered the mother of modern nursing. Teachers can use a study of Florence Nightingale in the classroom to teach students about nursing, the Vict... Read More »

Florence Nightingale Effect?

The "Florence Nightingale Effect" is when a doctor, nurse or other caregiver develops feelings for his patient. It is named for Florence Nightingale, a pioneer in the field of nursing in the second... Read More »

Who is Florence Nightingale Graham?

Florence Nightingale Graham was a beauty expert, born in Canada, who opened a beauty salon in New York. In 1914, she turned it into the cosmetic company Elizabeth Arden. Graham eventually took the ... Read More »