Phineas Gage was construction foreman. He wasn't famous or rich, before one horrible accident happened.Gage was doing his work like always, but something or someone distracted Phineas. He was distracted, and didn't noticed that he did something wrong.
Than the explosion happened and the tamping iron went through his head, but he survived. It was shock for people. Phineas Gage was really lucky, but something changed in him. He was acting strangely, his friends could not believe that it's him.