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.
worked with the Resistance in France during World War II.
Pioneered the use of dogs as guides for the blind in the U.S.
Harpist Turlough Carolan became Ireland's national composer