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Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Famous People with Disabilities

Do you have a disability or medical condition? You are not alone. Many people with disabilities have contributed to society. These include actors, actresses, celebrities, singers, world leaders, and many other famous people.

A disability is often used to refer to individual functioning, including physical impairment, sensory impairment, cognitive impairment, intellectual impairment, mental illness, and various types of chronic diseases.

Disabled World has created a list of pfamous people with disabilities. Info on the disease, the famous person and how it affected his or her life is included.

Click this link to read the article Famous People with Disabilities from the Disabled World website.

Now, if you think that article is cool, Click this link to read about visually impaired celeberties.

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