A Statue of Florence Nightingale is located in Carlton House Terrace, London, just off the Mall and not far from the current home of the Royal Society.
is especially remembered for introducing
her advocacy for better health care among soldiers fighting in the
Crimea War (1854-56). She essentially proved that unsanitary
conditions were killing more soldiers than actual combat.
She was the first woman elected to be a Fellow of the Royal Statistical
Each sector in her graph represented deaths in a given month.