Alfred Nobel changed the world when he sat down a few weeks before he died in 1895 and wrote out his Will that established the very rough outline of what became the Nobel Prize Foundation. That foundation has given out life-changing awards since 1901.
Each of our Wills might not change the whole world, but we can change our sphere of family and friends. We can state our directive - our Will - as to how our belongings can best be used to help the people we love and perhaps even the world beyond!
Here's a short, entertaining and interesting message about Alfred Nobel and his Will.
Documents That Changed the World: Alfred Nobel’s Will, 1895