Helen Keller and Patty Duke -- For those who do not get the significance of this meeting -- Patty Duke played Keller in both the play and the film The Miracle Worker, for which she won the Oscar at age 16. Two extraordinary women.
7 fascinating facts you probably didn't know about Helen Keller. The story of the little girl who was deafblind and learned to communicate when her teacher spelled “water” into her hand was made famous by the movie “The Miracle Worker.” Keller grew up to become a household name as an author, political activist and advocate for the rights of people with disabilities. But as famous as she was, there’s a lot you probably don’t know about Helen Keller. #Infographic