Benjamin Carson

By:Luzcio Avila

What Benjamin was famous for.

Birthday: September 18, 1951

One thing is that he became a doctor, a sergeant to separate conjoined twins. Also he is a constant demand as a public speaker and spends much of his time to meeting with groups of young people.

What Benjamin's childhood like.

Benjamin only grew up with only one of his parents, his mother Sonya. His mother had to sometimes work 3 cleaning jobs to support her children. He was never a good student. He was below his whole fifth grade, but his mom put matters into her own hands and sure enough from the bottom of his class he gradually grew.

Benjamin's Adulthood

What Ben's Adulthood was like

As Benjamin grew up he fell in love and eventually married a woman named Candy Carson in 1975. He had 3 children, Rhoeyce Carson, Murray Carson, B.J.Ben Jr. Carson. In 2003 Benjamin faced one of the biggest attempts to separate two adult conjoined twins. They were named Laden and Laleh but after the surgery they both died from the lose of blood.

An Important Quote from Benjamin Carson.

“Success is determined not by whether or not you face obstacles, but by your reaction to them. And if you look at these obstacles as a containing fence, they become your excuse for failure. If you look at them as a hurdle, each one strengthens you for the next." Benjamin Carson

One Thing I've Learned From Benjamin Carson Is...

He was one of the first people to become a surgeon to figure out how to separate conjoined twins.The first person to successfully separate a conjoined twin is Johannes Fatio in 1689.Another a temp was in 945 the surgery was successful but one of the boys died and the other died three days later.

Five Words I can Use do Descried Benjamin Carson

Empowering

Inventive

Caring

Brave

Fearless

Five Facts About Benjamin are...

He got married to Candy Carson in 1975.

He was one of the first people to successfully separate a conjoined twin to the head.

In 2003 he had one of the biggest separate ever,but... it was fatal.

He went to the 3rd best university,Yale.

He was one of the dumbest kids in his class until his mother took things into her own hands.