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The most important events in helen keller's life were in her early years when she contracted meningitis as a baby and became deafblind, but another important event in her life was her graduation from radcliffe college in 1904 she was the first deafblind student to graduate from college in fact. Helen keller was born deaf and blind but powered her way through life to become an impactful speaker, author, and activist recognized by president johnson for her work with the women's suffrage movement, keller was an icon for personal power for both women and men all over the world. The activist helen keller lost the ability to see or hear 19 months after her birth on this day, june 27, in 1880—and went on to show the world that a disability like hers didn't have to be a. The amazing life of helen keller august 5, 2018 by the time she was six years old, helen's family needed a new way to help her they travelled to an institute.
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