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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_sign_language

The first one to use sign language is prophet Zachary.The recorded history of sign language in ... Many sign languages have developed independently throughout the world, and no first sign language can be identified. Both signed systems and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Sign_Language

American Sign Language (ASL) is a natural language that serves as the predominant sign .... In the 19th century, a "triangle" of village sign languages developed in New England: one in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts; one in Henniker, New ...

www.startasl.com/who-invented-sign-language_html

The question of who invented sign language has sparked much debate and has a vague answer. If you want to know who invented sign language, you need to ...

people.ischool.illinois.edu/~chip/projects/timeline/1620ryan.html

Michael Ryan. 1620: Sign language invented. I know sign language isn't what usually comes to mind when you hear the word technology but to some people it's ...

www.deafwebsites.com/sign-language/history-sign-language.html

This lasted until the 1500's Pedro Ponce de Leon, a Benedictine monk, created his own form of sign language to bypass his "vow of silence". This form of sign ...

www.whoinvented.org/who-invented-sign-language

Dec 7, 2010 ... In 1771 Abbe Charles Michel de L'Epee found the first school for the deaf in Paris and through the standard sign language created by him, ...

www.lifeprint.com/asl101/pages-layout/history3.htm

Sign language has been around for as long as the reason for its existence: deafness. ... In Paris, in 1755, Abbe Charles Michel de L'Eppe created the first sign ...

iml.jou.ufl.edu/projects/fall05/rosen/history.html

American Sign Language has a very long history. ... This system, known as Old French Sign Language, was a language created by deaf individuals in France.

www.infoplease.com/arts-entertainment/writing-and-language/american-sign-language-and-braille

Sign language for the deaf was first systematized in France during the 18th ... He developed American Sign Language (ASL), a language of gestures and hand ...

www.deafedge.com/who-invented-sign-language.html

If you are looking for the inventor of sign language, the answer might surprise you . ... So you might say it was Juan Pablo Bonet who invented sign language.