"Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it," said Helen Keller. Keller was born on June 27, 1880 in Tuscumbia, AL. She was not only the first deafblind person to earn a bachelor's degree, but she also became one of the 20th century's leading humanitarians, and co-founded the ACLU.
The Inspiring Life Of Helen Keller
10 Inspirational Quotes From Helen Keller
"A happy life consists not in the absence, but in the mastery of hardships," Keller once said.
Helen Keller's Extraordinary Life
Keller was the first deafblind person to earn a bachelor's degree.
Helen Keller's Home In Tuscumbia, AL
Tour the birthplace and childhood home of Keller.
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