Famous Deaf project (Ben Cohen)

By: Derik Fowler

Who was Ben Cohen

Ben Cohen was born September 14. He has 30-33% hearing loss in each ear. Ben was born in Northampton.

What did Ben Cohen do

Ben is a formed England rugby union player and activist. Ben was a member of the England national team that won the rugby world cup in 2003. Ben played till 2011 when he retired.

How did he impact the deaf community?

He showed that deaf is not a disability and that you can play anything that anyone else plays,