Franklin often refers to Benjamin Franklin, a Founding Father of the United States.

It may also refer to:



  • Franklin (Peanuts), character in the comic strip Peanuts
  • Franklin (TV series), children's television series about a turtle named Franklin
  • Franklin the Turtle (books), the book series on which the TV series was based
  • Franklin Delano Bluth, a puppet from the TV show Arrested Development
  • Roosevelt Franklin, a former character on Sesame Street
  • Franklyn, a 2008 science fiction movie


In Australia

In Canada

In New Zealand

In Poland

In the United States

  • State of Franklin (1784–1789), an autonomous territory that later became part of the U.S. state of Tennessee


Other uses

See also

  • Franklin College (disambiguation)
  • Franklin High School (disambiguation)
  • The Franklin's Tale, one of the Canterbury Tales

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  • FRANKLIN (B.) — FRANKLIN BENJAMIN (1706 1790) Né à Boston, Benjamin Franklin est élevé dans une atmosphère puritaine: Il est d’abord imprimeur journaliste et publie avec son frère le New England Courant , puis à Philadelphie La Gazette de Pennsylvanie . Il édite …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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