by anonymous - contemporary print of Florence at Scutari
Born into a well-to-do British family in 1820, Florence believed she was divinely called to leave her life of affluence and care for people. Known as "The Lady with the Lamp", Nightingale's practices and writings largely shaped nursing as we know it today.
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