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Blind people

Blind people

  • Graeae
    In Greek mythology the Graeae (/ˈɡraɪi/; English translation: "old women", "grey ones", or "grey witches"; alternatively spelled Graiai (Γραῖαι) and Graiae), also called the Grey Sisters, and the Phorcides ("daughters of Phorcys"), were three sisters who shared one eye and one tooth among them.
  • Saint Longinus
    Longinus /ˌlɒnˈdʒaɪnəs/ is a legendary name of Christian history given in medieval and some modern Christian traditions to the Roman soldier who pierced Jesus in his side with a lance, the "Holy Lance" (lancea, as related in the Latin Vulgate Bible) during the Crucifixion.
  • Jianzhen
    Jianzhen (or Ganjin) (鑒真, Chinese: Chien-chen; 688–763) was a Chinese monk who helped to propagate Buddhism in Japan.
  • Matrona Nikonova
    Matrona Dmitrievna Nikonova, (Russian: Блаженная Матрона Московская), the Blessed Eldress of Moscow, (November 22, 1881 (1885 according to other sources) – May 2, 1952), also referred to as Matrona of Moscow.
  • Bashar ibn Burd
    Bashār ibn Burd (Arabic: بشار بن برد‎‎; 714–783), nicknamed al-Mura'ath, meaning "the wattled", was a poet of the late Umayyad and early Abbasid periods.
  • David Paterson
    David Alexander Paterson (born May 20, 1954) is an American politician.
  • Bogd Khan
    The Bogd Khan (Mongolian: Богд Живзундамба Агваанлувсанчойжинямданзанванчүг, Bogd Jivzundamba Agvaanluvsanchoijinyamdanzanvanchüg; 1869–1924) was enthroned as Khagan of Mongolia (Bogd Khaganate) on 29 December 1911, when Outer Mongolia declared independence from the Qing dynasty after the Xinhai Revolution.
  • Healing the blind near Jericho
    Each of the three Synoptic Gospels tells of Jesus healing the blind near Jericho, as he passed through that town, shortly before his passion.
  • Isaac the Blind
    Rabbi Yitzhak Saggi Nehor (רַבִּי יִצְחַק סַגִּי נְהוֹר), also known as Isaac the Blind (c. 1160–1235 in Provence, France), has the Aramaic epithet "Saggi Nehor" meaning "of Much Light" in the sense of having excellent eyesight, an ironic euphemism for being blind.
  • Didymus the Blind
    Didymus the Blind (alternatively spelled Dedimus or Didymous) (c. 313 – 398) was a Christian theologian in the Coptic Church of Alexandria, whose famous Catechetical School he led for about half a century.
  • James Holman
    James Holman FRS (15 October 1786 – 29 July 1857), known as the "Blind Traveller," was a British adventurer, author and social observer, best known for his writings on his extensive travels.
  • Ilham Zakiyev
    Ilham Azizaga oglu Zakiyev (Azerbaijani: İlham Zəkiyev, born 3 March 1980, Sumgayit) is an Azerbaijani blind judoka.
  • Zak Yacoob
    Zakeria Mohammed "Zak" Yacoob (born 3 March 1948) is an anti-aparthied activist and a former Justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa.
  • Annie Landouw
    Annie Landouw (also Landauw, 1913 – 17 August 1982) was an Indonesian keroncong singer and film actress.
  • Andre Thomas
    Andre Thomas is a convicted murderer and death row inmate from Grayson County, Texas.
  • Viola Hashe
    Viola Hashe (1926-1977) was a teacher, anti-apartheid activist and trade unionist in South Africa.
  • Ameneh Bahrami
    Ameneh Bahrami (Persian: آمنه بهرامی‎‎; born 1978 in Tehran, Iran) is an Iranian woman blinded in an acid attack.
  • Bertha Gyndykes Dkhar
    Bertha Gyndykes Dkhar is a visually impaired Indian educationist, best known as the inventor of the braille code in Khasi.
  • Aslaug Haviland
    Aslaug Haviland (January 19, 1913 – January 6, 2003), known as "Utah's Helen Keller" was a deaf and blind Norwegian woman who came to the United States at the age of 16 to attend the Perkins Institute in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • António Feliciano de Castilho
    António Feliciano de Castilho, 1st Viscount of Castilho (28 January 1800 – 18 June 1875) was a Portuguese writer.
  • Danieli Haloten
    Danieli Haloten is a journalist, actress and lecturer especially noted for being the first blind actress in the world to play a major role in a Brazilian soap opera Caras & Bocas broadcast by the Globo Network.
  • List of blind people
    The following is a list of notable blind people.
  • Lutgardis
    Saint Lutgardis of Aywières (Dutch: Sint-Ludgardis; 1182 – 16 June 1246; also spelled Lutgarde) was a Flemish saint.
  • Petchara Chaowarat
    Petchara Chaowarat (Thai: เพชรา เชาวราษฎร์, born January 19, 1943, in Rayong Province, Thailand) is a Thai film actress who starred in around 300 films from 1961 to 1979.