Helen Keller

United States

Helen Keller Bio

Who is Helen Keller

Helen Keller was a talented author and the first deafblind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. She was also a political activist, and lecturer.

Early Life (Childhood)

Helen was born on 27th of June 1880 in Tuscumbia, Alabama, USA. She was born to Arthur H. Keller and Kate Adams. She was raised in middle class family.

Interesting Facts

Though she was born normal with the normal hearing and seeing capability, she became deaf and blind after suffering from scarlet fever or meningitis.

Personal Life

Though most of the information of her life is available in the internet and media, information related to her love life is inaccessible.


She has also been honored as the Gallup's Most Widely Admired People of the 20th century.


It is said that she suffered a series of strokes when she was 81.