Thursday, June 27, 2013

Fact of the Day: Helen Keller Holiday

June 27 is officially Helen Keller day which was honored on her 100th birthday in 1980 by President Jimmy Carter. Keller was deaf and blind, but still accomplished many things in her life such as Bachelor of Arts degree and was even a respected author. 

14 comments:

  1. I am totally convinced that people with less opportunities are very corageous to accomplish what they want . Kisses :)

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  2. well i wonder how does it feels to get a date especially for you haha

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  3. She is a great inspiration for us all who might think things are not going well for us, she never gave up and achieved much in her life despite being "impaired".

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  4. Happy Helen Keller Day:) What a great woman.

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  5. I can't even imagine being both deaf and blind!

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  6. I remember reading about her, she is so amazing! Thank you for following my blog. Man oh man, I haven't been active in a long time.
    - Ger

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  7. I know about International Talk Like a Pirate Day, but not Helen Keller Day. What is wrong with this world?

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  8. I did every biography report on Helen Keller from 4th-7th grade lol.

    Mabel

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  9. I really admired Helen Keller she was amazing!

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  10. She was seriously an amazing woman!

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