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Introducing three blind people

Data Nov 04, 14

Courtesy of APH, here are some lesser known blind people who have made some pretty great contributions:
Nearly everyone knows about Helen Keller and Louis Braille, but other people who were blind have also made impressive contributions to our world.


Jacques Lusseyran

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacques_Lusseyran

worked with the Resistance in France during World War II.


Morris Frank

http://www.aph.org/hall/bios/frank.html

Pioneered the use of dogs as guides for the blind in the U.S.


Harpist Turlough Carolan became Ireland's national composer

http://archive.dulcimersessions.com/apr06/ocarolan.html