• Born date: 1847-03-03
  • Born in: United Kingdom
  • Death date: 1922-08-02
  • Death in: Baddeck, Nova Scotia
Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was an eminent scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone.Bell's father, grandfather, and brother had all been associated with work on elocution and speech, and both his mother and wife were deaf, profoundly influencing Bell's life's work.