They have been given all sorts of names: nerds, geeks, or super sharp individuals. They are found all over the world with intelligence which is above par. Some of them come with a high IQ, strong aptitude,heightened inclination and marked capacity in some area which is accompanied with a high IQ which makes them the genius they are. They are extraordinary.
Let us check out the 10 genius people of all times
10. Philip Emeagwali
He has an IQ of 190. He is a Nigerian born mathematician, Engineer, computer scientist and geologist who won Gordon Bell Prize in 1989, which was from IEEE due to him using his knowledge to come up with a device which was used to detect petroleum fields.
9. Mislav Predavec
He has an IQ of 192 and he is a Croatian math professor. He is the founder and president of the GenerIQ society which is an elite organization of some of the most intelligent people in the world.
8. Evangelos Katsioulis
He has an IQ of 198 and well known for his high intelligent scores. He is a Greek national who works as a psychiatrist and medical doctor. He has various degrees in medical research, technology, philosophy and psychopharmacy. He is the brain behind WIN, World Intelligent Network.
7. Kim Ung Yong
With an IQ of 210, this is one of the intelligent persons of all times. He is a Civil Engineer who is a Korean by virtual of birth and is considered as the master in child prodigy. At 6 months, he could speak and understand Korean and other languages. At 3 years, he was in a position to read several languages, including, English, Korean, Japanese and German.
6. Nathan Leopold
He was born in Chicago in 1904 and as a child, had an IQ of 210. He started speaking at 4 months old. He was a murderer who together with his friend Richard Leon, murdered a boy who was only 14 years old while they were trying to commit a perfect crime in 1924. This is the same crime which inspired the Alfred Hitchcock film “Rope”. Though a society inept, Leopold hang onto Leob who was popular and good looking. He was convicted of murder and spend 33 years behind bars died at the age of 67 in Puerto Rico in 1971.
5. Christopher Langan
His IQ is reported to be between 174 and 210. He was dubbed the Smartest man in America by the Esquire Magazine. He is a self taught person, an autodidact who has taught himself most of the time. Most of his adult life was spent developing a cognitive theoretic Model of the Universe theory, abbreviated as CTMU. He is a weightlifter who weighs 275 pounds and is 6’11”a tall. As a recovering agoraphobic, he pays his bills working as a nightclub bouncer, personal trainer, and a bartender on a part time basis.
4. Christopher Hirata
He has a verified IQ of 225 and has been a genius since his childhood. When he was 13 years old, he got a gold medal at the International Physics Olympiad. He was employed by NASA at the age of 16 in its mission to conquer Mars. At 22, he had his PHD, obtained at Princeton University. He is an authorized child genius who is currently teaching at California Institute of Technology.
3. Marilyn Vos Savant
She was born in 1946 and has earned an IQ score, which ranges between 157 to 228. After being at the Washington University for two years, she dropped out to dabble in stock and real estates. Later on she became a writer and got married to Robert Jarvik, who is the inventor of the artificial heart. She got her fame after her IQ of 228 which was based on her childhood IQ testing, making him to appear in the lists of the Guinness Book of World records in the year 1985. From 1986, she has written in a column in the Parade Magazine where she solves Monty Hall problems.
2. Richard Rick Rosner
Has an IQ, which ranges between 140 and 250 by different measures. He is a television personality and a former stripper. He has taken over 30 IQ tests, making him to receive the highest score ever on more than 20 of the 30. He is good in mathematics, physics and stringing words together. What keeps going on the IQ medals? He takes around 50 pills every day, which include omega 3 fish oil capsules and Metmorfin to make his health, live longer and to make his brain work better.
1. Marnen Laibow Koser
After a childhood test, he was given an IQ of 268. At 40 years, he is currently a composer and web application developer who lives in Somerville Massachusetts. He graduated from New England Conservatory college.
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