Top 10 Smartest People In History
The Contenders: Page 14
261 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.
262 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.
263 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
264 Michael Jordan
Michael Jeffrey Jordan, also known by his initials, MJ, is an American retired professional basketball player.
Your awesome dood
265 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)
266 Jeremy Lin
Jeremy Shu-How Lin is an American professional basketball player for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association. V 1 Comment
267 Stephen Lynch
268 Alfred Denning
Greatest judge of the English House of Lords and master of rolls
269 J.J. Abrams
He made star wars the force awakens so what isn't there to love? I would classify him as a genius anyway. George Lucas is better though.
How did he, Daisy Ridley, and John Bodega get to the planet Jakku, and meet the aliens.
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270 Ian Curtis
Ian Kevin Curtis (15 July 1956 – 18 May 1980) was an English musician and singer-songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the post-punk band Joy Division. ...read more.
271 Trey Parker
272 Matt Stone
273 Umberto Eco
Umberto Eco OMRI (5 January 1932 – 19 February 2016) was an Italian novelist, literary critic, philosopher, semiotician, and university professor. ...read more.
274 Jake Paul
Jake Paul is braindead
275 Ronnie James Dio
Ronnie James Dio (born Ronald James Padavona; July 10, 1942 – May 16, 2010) was an American heavy metal singer, songwriter and musician. He fronted and/or founded numerous groups including Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Dio and Heaven & Hell. He is credited with popularizing the "metal horns" hand gesture ...read more.
Come on! This guy was a Genius! - GreenDayFan21
276 Condoleezza Rice
Proclaimed a Ph. D in Political Science from Stanford University.
Served as the Secretary of State in the Bush administration from 2005 to 2009.
Served as provost at Stanford university and turned the twenty million dollar deficit into a positive fourteen million dollars within two years.
277 Theodore Roosevelt
Theodore Roosevelt was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, naturalist, and reformer who served as the 26th President of the United States from 1901 to 1909. As a leader of the Republican Party during this time, he became a driving force for the Progressive Era in the United States in the ...read more. V 1 Comment
280 John Adams
John Adams was born on October 30, 1735 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States. Adams served as the president of the United States from March 4, 1797 to March 4, 1801. He died on July 4, 1826 at the age of 90.
ONE OF THE FOUNDING FATHERS OF United States, REVOLUTIONARY WAR LEADER, American PRESIDENT AND STATESMAN