Historical Fun: Famous Apprentices

Your moment of Apprenticeship ZEN

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Did you know these folks started their work lives as apprentices???

  • Leonardo de Vinci (1452-1519)
  • Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
  • George Washington (1732-1799)
  • Paul Revere (1735-1818)
  • Vincent Van Gough (1853-1890)
  • Elvis Presley (1935-1977) Thank Ya Verrrry Muuuuch…. electrical
  • Billy Connolly (1942)-
  • John Frieda (1951)-
  • Stella McCartney
  • Gordon Ramsey
  • Ozzy Osbourne plumbing
  • Michael Caine plumbing

I think we can put to bed the notion that apprenticeship cannot lead to higher careers.

Grant has left the building……………………………………..

- Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director IEC Chesapeake

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