He is known all over the world as the founder of Braille system. He was born on 4th January 1809 in a small town of France. He was blind but was a man of high determination. He proved himself a courageous and hard working person. In 1833 he was appointed as professor at the National Institute of Blind youth in Paris (France). His actual achievement was to prepare a reading and writing system for blind people. His invention made it easy for the sightless people to read by 1932 Universal Braille code for English, useful for blinds.