Helen Keller

1880 - 1968

Helen Keller

Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. The story of Keller and her teacher, Anne Sullivan, was made famous by Keller's autobiography, The Story of My Life, and its adaptations for film and stage, The Miracle Worker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helen Keller has received more than 13,551,056 page views. Her biography is available in 100 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 10th most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Helen Keller ranks 10 out of 426Before her are Malcolm X, Rosa Luxemburg, Jan Hus, Mother Teresa, Henry Dunant, and Martin Luther King Jr.. After her are Guy Fawkes, Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi, Claus von Stauffenberg, Jean-Paul Marat, Rosa Parks, and Lady Godiva.

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Among people born in 1880, Helen Keller ranks 1After her are Douglas MacArthur, Guillaume Apollinaire, Oswald Spengler, Alfred Wegener, Fedor von Bock, Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, Robert Musil, Franz Marc, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, George Marshall, and Ludwig Beck. Among people deceased in 1968, Helen Keller ranks 4Before her are Yuri Gagarin, Martin Luther King Jr., and Marcel Duchamp. After her are John Steinbeck, Padre Pio, Lise Meitner, Otto Hahn, Robert F. Kennedy, Lev Landau, Konstantin Rokossovsky, and Trygve Lie.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Helen Keller ranks 63 out of 12,171Before her are Robert De Niro (1943), Stephen King (1947), Charles Manson (1934), Warren Buffett (1930), Bill Gates (1955), and George H. W. Bush (1924). After her are Abraham Maslow (1908), George W. Bush (1946), Bob Dylan (1941), John Dewey (1859), Madonna (1958), and John Steinbeck (1902).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Helen Keller ranks 3Before her are Malcolm X (1925) and Martin Luther King Jr. (1929). After her are Rosa Parks (1913), Eleanor Roosevelt (1884), Emily Greene Balch (1867), Angela Davis (1944), Sojourner Truth (1797), Bugsy Siegel (1906), Jane Addams (1860), Edward Snowden (1983), and Betty Ford (1918).

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