Top 10 Smartest People In History


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241 Imam Ali

He may not be known to non Muslims but surely is the most wise and smart person

Second great man in human history, he was end of all knowledge branches.

He has all of science that gods allow to reach except himself.

242 Dmitri Mendeleev Dmitri Mendeleev

Genius who created the periodic table and made predictions for the masses of elements that had not been found during his time

Blows all scientists minds

243 Nirmala Srivastav

The great divine person of world

244 Michelangelo Michelangelo Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564) was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, and poet of the High Renaissance who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art. more.
245 Avicenna

The person who Really was centuries ahead of his time. His medical books were even studies in top universities a century ago and was the founder of all medical science today

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246 Elon Musk

Built an electric car company and space rocket company where all the big guns tried and failed a true once in a generation man.

247 Noam Chomsky

Revolutionized the field of linguistics and expert on foreign policy.

Up there with the best of them for me.

He's Noam Motherfreaking Chomsky. Greatest living intellectual.

248 James Clerk Maxwell James Clerk Maxwell

It took genius just to decipher his work. He worked out the math that Faraday could not. The works of Tesla, Einstein and those to follow, all stem from his formulas.

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249 Chuck Norris Chuck Norris Carlos Ray "Chuck" Norris is an American martial artist, actor, film producer and screenwriter. He was born in March 10, 1940, in Ryan, OK. He is famous for mostly starring in western and action movies.
250 Luke Hemmings Luke Hemmings

Wow... incredible genius

251 Fidel Castro Fidel Castro Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz, known as Fidel Castro, was a Cuban politician and revolutionary who governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976 to 2008. Politically a Marxist–Leninist and Cuban nationalist, he also served as the First Secretary of more.
252 Sharon Osbourne Sharon Osbourne
253 Benjamin Orr Benjamin Orr Benjamin Orzechowski, known as Benjamin Orr, was an American musician best known as a singer, bassist and co-founder of the rock band the Cars.
254 Salman Khan Salman Khan

He helped me learn Calculus. He helped me learn Chemistry. The man is a genius and a wonderful man.

For those of you who have heard of Khan Academy, you know who I'm talking about.

255 Shaquille O'Neal Shaquille O'Neal Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal, nicknamed Shaq, is a retired American professional basketball player who is currently an analyst on the television program Inside the NBA.

Smartest man of all time! - olliv

256 Michael Jordan Michael Jordan Michael Jeffrey Jordan, also known by his initials, MJ, is an American retired professional basketball player. V 1 Comment
257 Larry Bird Larry Bird Larry Joe Bird is an American retired professional basketball player who played for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association. Bird is a 3x champ, 1x ROTY, 1x Finals MVP, 3x 3PT Contest winner, all with the Boston Celtics. (1979-1992)
258 Jeremy Lin Jeremy Lin Jeremy Shu-How Lin is an American professional basketball player for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association. V 1 Comment
259 Stephen Lynch
260 Alfred Denning

Greatest judge of the English House of Lords and master of rolls

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