Louis Braille: The blind Catholic musician who invented touch-reading…

Posted November 20, 2017 4:24 pm by Editor

Louis Braille: The blind Catholic musician who invented touch-reading…

Everyone knows the deaf Catholic classical composer, Beethoven. But did you know that the inventor of braille was also a brilliant musician and devout Catholic? Louis Braille was born to a leatherer in the small French town of Coupvray. At the age of three, Braille — trying to mimic his father — picking up an awl to bore holes in a scrap of leather…

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