Happy Birthday Louis Braille!
Born January 04, 1809 in Coupvray, France, and blinded in childhood, at age fifteen he invented braille, a system of reading and writing used by people who are blind or visually impaired. Happy Birthday Louis!
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This day is the second entry in my Calender of Geek Holidays, a celebration of events of a geeky and nerdish bent. Visit the calender here.