The story of helen keller

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Imagine not being able to hear or see, in a world full of darkness, and not being able to communicate with anyone. Helen Keller was an American author, political activist, and a campaigner for deaf and blind charities. She is widely known by many people. Helen Keller is someone who is a great role model for many people to follow and to be known of. Helen Keller was born on June 27, 1880, in Tuscumbia, which is a town in Northern Alabama. Helen was part of a rich family. She was faced with a childhood illness, which made her blind and deaf, but she was able to communicate with others with many rudimentary signs. Helen was a mischief maker around the age of seven, and caused many tantrums, like she would knock or throw things around, lock her mom in a room. This would be frustrating for her parents, so they hired a private tutor/governess(a girl/woman employed to teach and train children in private household), named Anne Sullivan. Anne was visually impaired, and a recent graduate for Perkins Institute for the Blind in Boston. Anne became a teacher, friend, and companion to Hel...

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