The Question: Who was the nurse who came to be known as the ‘Lady with the Lamp’?
A Clara Barton
B Florence Nightingale
C Joan of Arc
The stories of Florence Nightingale’s nighttime rounds of the field hospitals of the Crimean War inspired the sobriquet ‘Lady with the Lamp.’ As a special tribute to her memory, International Nurses Day is celebrated every May 12, Nightingale’s birthday.
The correct answer is Florence Nightingale.