Famous Scottish People
Alexander Graham Bell
Educator, Linguist, Inventor, Scientist / 1847 - 1922
Alexander Graham Bell was one of the primary inventors of the telephone, did important work in communication for the deaf and held more than 18 patents.
Actor, Producer / 1930 -
Academy Award-winning Scottish actor Sean Connery is best known for playing "007" in the first James Bond spy movies and Indiana Jones's father in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.
Military Leader, Royalty / 1270 - 1305
William Wallace, a Scottish knight, became a central early figure in the wars to secure Scottish freedom from the English, becoming one of his country's greatest national heroes.
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