Helen Keller was, for a time, the most famous handicapped person in the world. A severe fever at age 19 months left Keller blind and deaf and barely able to communicate. At age six Keller met Anne Sullivan (later Anne Sullivan Macy), the tutor who taugh...
June 27, 1880,
June 1, 1968
Helen Adams Keller was born on June 27, 1880, in Tuscumbia, Alabama. Her
family lived on a homestead, Ivy Green, that Helen's grandfather had built ...
Detail the life of Helen Keller, who overcame the adversity of being blind and
deaf to become one of the 20th century's leading humanitarians, on ...
Helen Adams Keller was born a healthy child in Tuscumbia, Alabama, on June
27, 1880. Her parents were Kate Adams Keller and Colonel Arthur Keller.
For the rest of her life, Helen Keller
worked for improving education for the blind, deaf, and mute. Anne Sullivan Macy, who married Keller's
editor John Albert Macy, remained a companion and support to Keller
until her death in 1936. Helen Keller
is buried at Washing... More »
Well, there was such a person, and she was born over a hundred years ago!
Meet Helen Keller, a woman from the small farm town of Tuscumbia, Alabama
At a plain, black well-pump in the small southern town of Tuscumbia, Alabama,
one of the world's great miracles took place. It began one bright, spring day in ...
The story of Helen Keller, Perkins School for the Blind's most famous alumnus.
Helen studied at Perkins from 1888 to 1892.
Kids learn about the biography of Helen Keller, blind and deaf woman who
learned to read, write, and talk.
Helen Adams Keller was born in Tuscumbia, Alabama, on June 27, 1880. Her
parents were Captain Arthur H. Keller and Katherine Adams Keller. Her father