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10: Marilyn Vos Savant “IQ 190”
Vos Savant worked as a columnist for Parade Magazine. Readers sent her puzzles and questions on different subjects to solve and answer. she has tested as high as 228 on various IQ tests.
9: Garry Kasparov “IQ 190″
Garry Kasparov the “classical” world champion of chess until 2000 amazed the world when he played to a draw against a chess computer which had the ability to calculate three million positions per second in 2003. He was the Russian chess undisputed grandmaster in the age of 22.
8: Philip Emeagwali “IQ 190″
Philip Emeagwali is a Nigerian-born mathematician, computer scientist, engineer, and geologist. He was a winner of the 1989 Gordon Bell Prize and a prize from the IEEE for his usage of a Connection Machine supercomputer to help detect petroleum fields.
7: Rick Rosner ” IQ 192″
Rick Rosner looks so simple, however, he is one of the most brilliant people in the world. He spent many years working as a bar bouncer. He is an American television producer who produced the television show CHiPs. He developed a portable satellite television in partnership with DirecTV.
6: Mislav Predavec ” IQ 192″
Mislav Predavec is a maths professor from Croatia. He is the founder and president of the Gener IQ Society, an elite organization of some of the most intelligent people in the world.
5: Christopher Langan ” IQ 195″
He is well known as “the smartest man in America” and even “the smartest man in the world”.He began talking at six months and taught himself to read when he was three. He is the developer of the “theory of the relationship between mind and reality” which he calls the “Cognitive-Theoretic Model of the Universe” (CTMU)
4: Dr. Evangelos Katsioulis ” IQ 198″
Dr. Evangelos Katsioulis, a Greek national who works as a medical doctor and psychiatrist, is the founder of the World Intelligence Network (WIN), an international organization of high IQ societies and of the organization AAAA.GR, a pioneer voluntary team for the detection and support of gifted individuals in Greece. Katsioulis is also a good painter and a decent swimmer.
3: Kim Ung-Yong ” IQ 210″
The Korean civil engineer Ung Yong was a miracle child as at the age of 6 months, he was able to speak and understand Korean and other languages. At the age of 3 years, he could read several languages such as Korean, Japanese, German, and English. In addition, he could solve complex calculus problems as exposed live on Japanese television. He was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records under “Highest IQ”.
2: Christopher Hirata
Christopher Hirata was classified as a genius from his childhood. When he was 13, he got the gold medal of the international physics Olympiad. They during his year 16, he was working with NASA in its mission of conquering Mars. At the age of 22, he obtained his Ph.D. at the Princeton University. Hirata is currently teaching astrophysics in the California Institute of Technology.
1: Terence Tao “IQ 230”
He is an Australian-born Chinese American mathematician working in ergodic Ramsey theory, random matrix theory, harmonic analysis, partial differential equations, additive combinatorics, and analytic number theory. He received a Ph.D. from Princeton at the age of 20. At just 24, he became the youngest ever full professor at UCLA.