American patriot, inventor, writer, and statesman know for his kite in the storm and the discovery of electricity.
He went under the pseudonym Mrs. Silence Dogood, and published provocative letters.
In addition to helping found America, he made major scientific discoveries about things like electricity, and because of this is featured on the hundred dollar bill.
Established a common-law marriage to Deborah Reed in 1730 after her mother rejected him as a suitor.
He signed the US Consitution along with George Washington.