Alexander Graham Bell Timeline

  • Bell's Date Of Birth

    Bell's Date Of Birth
    Alexander Graham Bell was born on March 3, 1847 in Edinburgh, Scotland.(American Inventors).
  • 15th U.S President Elected

    15th U.S President Elected
    James Buchanan is elected 15th U.S president.(onthisday)
  • Bell and His Brothers Help Their Father

    Bell and his two brothers started to help their father out in public demonstrations of visible speech.(American Inventors).
  • Bell's Family Moves To London

    Bell's family moves to London but he stays to enroll at Weston House to as a student-teacher.(
  • Bell Makes Studies

    Bell makes scientific studies of the vibration of the mouth while speaking.(
  • Bell Takes Over

    Bell takes over his father's business and he begins to help people with impaired hearing.(American Inventors).
  • Family Sickness

    Family Sickness
    Both of Bell's brothers die from tuberculosis and he himself is in poor health.(
  • Bell Opens School

    Bell opens a school for teachers of the hearing impaired in Boston.(
  • Bell Experiments With The Telephone

    From 1873-1876 Bell experiments with many inventions including the telephone.(The Invention of The Telegraph and Telephone).
  • 1st Hockey Game

    1st hockey game recored in Montreal.(onthisday)
  • Bell Invents The Telephone

    Bell Invents The Telephone
    Alexander Graham Bell recieves the first U.S. patent for the invention of the telephone.Charles Bourseul, Antonio Meucci, Johann Philipp Reis, Alexander Graham Bell, and Elisha Gray, and others, have all been credited with the telephone's invention.(The Invention Of The Telegraph And Telegraph).
  • Hottest Temperature In Australia

    Hottest day in Cloncurry, Queensland (Australian record) 128°F.(onthisday)
  • Emilio Aguinaldo becomes 1st president in the Philippines

    Revolutionary General Emilio Aguinaldo and 1st President of the Philippines.(onthisday)
  • 14th Boston Marathon

    14th Boston Marathon won by Fred Cameron of Canada in 2:28:52.4.(onthisday)
  • 7th Rose Bowl

    7th Rose Bowl: California beats Ohio State 28-0.(onthisday)
  • Bell Dies

    Bell Dies
    Bell dies at age 75 in Nova Scotia, Canada.
  • The First Phone Call

    On April 3, 1973 the world first ever phone call was made by Matrin Cooper in New Jersey. (