Helen Adams Keller was born a healthy child in Tuscumbia, Alabama, on June 27, 1880. Her parents were Kate Adams Keller and Colonel Arthur Keller. Helen Adams Keller was: Writer, journalist, activist, ambassador, deaf, blind… Helen Keller’s life was defined by what she could do. Read Helen Adams Keller Biography.
Charles Dickens (February 7, 1812 to June 9, 1870) was a British novelist, journalist, editor, illustrator and social commentator who wrote such beloved classic novels as Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, Nicholas Nickleby, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities and Great Expectations. Read Charles John Huffam Dickens Biography.