Who is the greatest living inventor

Worldwide hit list - Deutscher is the greatest genius of all time

Two Germans top the list of the greatest geniuses of all time. American engineer Libb Thims calculated a wisdom hit parade by combining IQ and influence on world history. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, who had an IQ of 225, landed in first place. The poet prince fisted his equally intelligent compatriot Albert Einstein in second place, with a relatively small lead over the Italian Renaissance painter and inventor Leonardo DaVinci (IQ of 220) in third place.

The remaining top 40:

4. Issac Newton: The English physicist and mathematician formulated universal gravitation and the laws of motion, with which he laid the foundation for classical mechanics

5. James Maxwell: The Scottish physicist laid the foundation for Einstein's theory of relativity with his equations on electricity and magnetism.

6. Rudolf Clausius: The German physicist is considered to be the discoverer of the second law of thermodynamics.

7. Nicolaus Copernicus: The Polish mathematician and astronomer proved that the earth revolves around the sun.

8. Gottfried Leibniz: The German philosopher is one of the most important thought leaders of the early Enlightenment in the early 18th century.

9. William Sidi: The English math prodigy had an estimated IQ of 300 and is the inspiration for the film Good Will Hunting.

10. Thomas Young: The English ophthalmologist and physicist did his doctorate in Göttingen and developed the three-color theory of vision. He deciphered the rosette stone.

11. Carl Gauss, the German "Prince of Mathematicians", founded numerous mathematical functions and the Gaussian Easter formula.

12. Galileo Galilei is the founder of the modern exact natural sciences.

13. Leonard Euler developed most of today's mathematical symbolism.

14. Nikola Tesla is considered one of the most important electrical engineers.

15. William Shakespeare was the greatest English-language writer.

16. Francois-Marie Arouet is better known as Voltaire, one of France's greatest thinkers.

17. Ettore Majorana created the nuclear reaction.

18. Emanuel Swedenborg was an influential theologian who wrote about heaven and hell.

19. Christopher Hirata was hired by NASA as an astrophysicist when he was 16.

20. John Stuart Mill made freedom a fundamental human right.

21. Terence Tao is the Australian "Mozart of Mathematics".

22. Hypatia of Alexandria was killed by religious fanatics in the 4th century for his revolutionary teachings in astronomy.

23. Hugo Grotius was a Dutch lawyer who wrote the "Bible" of international law.

24. Thomas Wolsey ruled the Church and State of England in the early 16th century.

25. Marie Curie was a physicist and chemist who became the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize.

26. Francis Galton invented the modern weather map.

27. Kim Ung-Yong graduated from university when she was 3 and mastered four languages ​​when she was four.

28. Edith Stern was raised by her father to be "the perfect human being".

29. Dylan Jones was 16 years old with a PhD in mathematics and computer science.

30. Sho Yano graduated from Chicago University with a doctorate in medicine when he was twelve.

31. Michael Grost began his university studies when he was 10.

32. Naida Camukova is a linguist with the highest measured IQ score in the world (200).

33. Michael Kearney had four PhD degrees at 22.

34. Adragon De Mello passed his state exam at the age of eleven under pressure from his father and was later spotted working in a hardware store.

35. Ainan Cawley was able to recite the number pi to 518 decimal places.

36. Marnen Laibow-Koser was considered a child prodigy and now works as a web developer and composer.

37. Nathan Leopold is a young genius who killed a boy to commit the "perfect crime".

38. Christopher Langan is considered "America's Smartest Man" and is a weightlifter.

39. Marilyn vos Savant is "America's Smartest Woman" and Counselor ("Ask Marilyn").

40. Rick Rosner is an inventor of quiz shows and a former striptease dancer.

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