Thomas Gallaudet

Thomas Gallaut was someone who helped the disabled kids.

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When was Thomas Gallaut born and when did he die?

Thomas Gallaudet was born on December 10, 1787. He died on September 10, 1851. He died because of health problems because he was old. He had many breathing problems as he was a kid but he fought through them to do what he did. Many people like Thomas Gallaut.

What did Thomas Gallaut do to become so famous?

Thomas Gallaudet made schools for the disabled.In 1817, Gallaudet established the American School for the Deaf in Hartford, Connecticut. He did this because of all the disabled kids in school that were not getting tought the way they needed to be. He changed many people into a better person. He helped more than the mentally ill people or challenged people, he helped the deaf people to.

Where Did Thomas Gallaut Graduate, What Kind of Education Did He Have?

He was a very smart person. He went to Yale when he was only 15 years old. He had a very good education. So he decided to use what he knew to help the mentally ill.
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Thomas Gallaudet Memorial

One of Thomas Gallaudets things that he is remembered by is his schools.