Famous People with Autism
(and / or Asperger’s Syndrome)
Famous people with Autism Spectrum Disorder 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 of Pokemon.
List of Famous People with Autism and Asperger Syndrome
|Famous People with Autism Marty Balin
|Famous People with Asperger SyndromeDan Aykroyd
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.