Famous People with Autism
(and / or Asperger's Syndrome)
Famous people with autism and Asperger Syndrome have not let
their conditions stop them from success. Autism and Asperger Syndrome
are both part of the group of conditions called Autism Spectrum
Disorders as outlined by the DSM-V which is published by the
American Psychiatric Association.
From this list you will see that famous people with autism and
Asperger Syndrome span the gamut from actors, musicians, Nobel
Laureates, authors, athletes, anthropologists, and even the creator
List of Famous People with Autism and
||Famous People with Autism
|Famous People with Asperger
Vernon L. Smith
Liane Holliday Willey
On this list of famous and notable people with autism and Aspberger
Sydrome you'll no doubt find some unfamiliar names. Many of the
people listed are leaders in their respective fields.
Most of the notable people listed are mid to high functioning.
There is a whole other list of celebrities and stars that are
suspected to have Asperberger Syndrome or autism
but I've left them out since this is merely speculation.