|Birthday :||January 4, 1809|
|Death Date :||Jan 6, 1852 (at age 43)|
|Birth Sign :||Capricorn|
Inventor of a system of writing for blind people known as Braiile, who was blinded himself as a child.
An accident with his father’s tools cost him the use of his eyes.
He was only fifteen year old when he invented the Braille language of raised dots.
Born to parents Monique and Simon-Rene, and had three older siblings: Monique Catherine Josephine, Louis-Simon, and Marie Celine.
He was the inventor of Braille, whereas Samuel Morse was the inventor of the Morse code.