The Lady of the Century
Helen's Early Life
Helen's Adult Life
She became a well-known celebrity and lecturer by sharing her experiences with audiences.
She went around speaking about different topics. Some of these included womens and disabled peoples rights. She went around speaking for most of her adult life. In 1955, at age 75, Helen embarked on the longest and most grueling trip of her life: a 40,000-mile, five-month trek across Asia. Helen died in her sleep on June 1, 1968, just a few weeks before her 88th birthday.