How old was Helen Keller when she lost her hearing and sight?
I think it was 13 months but my friends are telling me different.. help?!
Helen Keller lost her sight and hearing at the age of 2 as a result of high fever. She is known for her works in trying to improve education for the blind, deaf and mute. Visit http://womenshistory.about.com/cs/kellerhelen/p/helen_keller.htm for more information.
Helen Keller's illness at 2 years old caused her blindness and deafness. This happened in 1882.
She was around two when she became blind and deaf.