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04/01/1809 Louis Braille is born

Louis Braille is the father of braille, a system of reading and writing for use by the blind or visually impaired. In early childhood, he becomes a blind result of an accident. As a student of France's Royal Institute for Blind Youth, he created his system which he was improving during his entire life.


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  • Louis Braille 

  • Early life 

  • Education 

  • Braille system 

  • Legacy