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- A good and strong leader
- Inspiring / Charismatic
- Kind and compassionate
Quotations"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart." - Helen Keller
Helen Keller was born on June 27, 1880. but soon contracted an illness that left her blind and deaf. She was able to conquer this though, and become a hero.
Helen Keller was born on June 27, 1880, in Tuscumbia, Alabama, with the ability to see and hear. By 19 months though, Helen contracted an illness, most likely scarlet fever or meningitis, leaving her blind and deaf. Barely able to communicate, her family contacted several people in hopes of helping Helen. Finally, in 1887, a women named Anne Sullivan was able to help Helen start communicating again. Helen attended Perkins Institute for the Blind and later Wright-Humason School for the Deaf. Later in her life, Helen learned to speak, and would give many speeches and lectures. She died in Easton, Connecticut, at age 87.
Life in Helen Keller's world
Was Helen Keller a Hero?
- Fought for womens suffrage
- Inspiration to disabled people
- Fought for labor rights
Things you might not know about Helen KellerHelen had a protruding left eye, and when she was an adult, both of her eyes were replaced with glass ones.
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