Alfred Nobel — Swedish experimental chemist, entrepreneur and industrialist, the owner of 95 plants, the creator of 350 inventions. He was an engineer, but never studied in school. He was an academic, but not published any scientific work. He was a prudent businessman, but had a dreamer and romantic soul.
Even during his lifetime he was called "the lord of dynamite" and "death dealer", wrote that his state "Acquired by blood." For all this his whole life, inventing explosives Nobel called the war "the most terrible crime." Having earned millions, he was suddenly all bequeathed all his state the population of the earth.
Historical figures, people of destiny