• REMARKABLE WOMEN AND THE ACTRESSES WHO PLAYED THEM

HELEN KELLER

Deafblind Activist Played by: Patty Duke in The Miracle Worker (1962)

Helen Keller was the first deafblind person ever to earn a Bachelor degree. Her intelligence and sheer determination made her a celebrity during her time. She met every president from Grover Cleveland to Lyndon B. Johnson, and counted Mark Twain, Alexander Graham Bell, and Charlie Chaplin as close friends.

Photo by Yahoo! Movies Nov 21, 2012

Find Session Times

By Movie Title

REMARKABLE WOMEN AND THE ACTRESSES WHO PLAYED THEM

These remarkable women made headlines, and sometimes history. Check out our photos of some of these real-life heroines next to the actresses who brought them to life on screen.

Latest Trailer