Birthdays on August 14

James Strong (1822 to 1894)
Protestant
Railroad Founder Compiled Concordance.

Birth of James Strong. If you have ever used Strong's Concordance, you have benefited from this man's life. Strong was a successful businessman and founded the Flushing Railroad. An earnest Bible student, he taught in several institutions of higher learning, compiled the concordance and co-authored a Cyclopedia of Biblical Theology and Ecclesiastical Literature.

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