printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics; he helped draw up the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution; he played a major role in the American Revolution and negotiated French support for the colonists; as a scientist he is remembered particularly for his research in electricity (1706-1790)
Trentlin is a Canadian children's television series, based on a series of books by Brenda Clark (illustrator) and Paulette Bourgeois (writer). The television series was named after its main character, Trentlin the Turtle. Translated into French, the cartoon shorts are presented with the title character of Benjamin, a similar theme song; DVDs, at least those sold in Canada, offer the option of watching them in French.
Franklin is a lunar impact crater that is located in the northeast part of the visible Moon; it is named after Benjamin Franklin. To the north-northwest is the smaller Cepheus crater, and in the opposite direction to the southwest is the shallow Berzelius crater.
the Franklin Crosswords Puzzle Solver, a pocket-size electronic solving aid. Also a verb meaning "to solve with a Franklin," whence also Franklinable. Also, fondly, Frankie. Link to references article.