World Braille Day 2021
The day of 4th January is observed as World Braille Day. it aims to highlight the birth anniversary of Louis Braille, who was the inventor of the Braille language. Braille was born on 4th January 1809 in France. he played an important role in developing Braille language for blind and visually impaired people.
In 2019, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) gave its approval for first time World Braille Day.
Louis Braille developed a language that helps impaired people for reading and writing. Louis was a French man. he lost his vision in an accident.
At the age of 15, Braille introduced his system for visually impaired in 1824. in the system, uniform columns are for each letter 12 raised dots.
World Braille Day: FAQ
Q.1 When is World Braille Day observed?
World Braille Day is observed on 4th January of the year.
Q.2 Who is Louis Braille?
Louis Braille was the inventor of the Braille language. Braille was born on 4th January 1809 in France.