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Anne Sullivan

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Birthday
14, 1866
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Death Date
Oct 20, 1936 (70)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
14, 1866
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Death Date
Oct 20, 1936 (70)

About

Teacher who famously broke through to Helen Keller and taught her how to read and write.

Before Fame

She studied at the Perkins School for the Blind.

Trivia

She lost most of her eyesight at age twenty, which made it easy for her to relate to her famous pupil, Helen Keller.

Family Life

She married Harvard instructor John Albert Macy in May of 1905; the couple separated in 1914.

Associated With

She was played by actress Alison Pill in the 2010 Broadway revival of "The Miracle Worker."

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