Famous People With

Have you heard about all the famous people with ADHD? Well many of the stories are true.

Some of the most talented, creative and successful people in this world have ADD/ADHD.

Famous ADHD PeopleDid you know that one of the most famous people with ADD was Albert Einstein?  It wasn’t called Attention Deficit Disorder back then.  But the thought of him having it makes many wonder what our lives would be like today if Einstein, one of the greatest minds of the last century, had been prescribed Ritalin. Would he have been creative enough to come up with the theory of relativity or discover the law of the photoelectric effect? Maybe so, but who knows?

So the next time you think of ADHD as a curse, a disease or the worst thing that could have ever happened to you or your child, think again! You’re in good company with a lot of famous people.

Check out this list of famous people who either have or are thought to have ADD or ADHD.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Salvador Dali
Pablo Picasso
Vincent Van Gogh

Terry Bradshaw
Michael Phelps
Pete Rose
Nolan Ryan
Michael Jordan
Jason Kidd

Charlotte and Emily Bronte
Samuel Clemens
Emily Dickenson
Edgar Allan Poe
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Robert Frost
George Bernard Shaw
Henry David Thoreau
Leo Tolstoy
Tennessee Williams
Virginia Woolf
William Butler Yeats

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders
Andrew Carnegie
Malcolm Forbes
Henry Ford
Bill Gates
David Neeleman
Paul Orfalea
Ted Turner

Christopher Columbus
Lewis and Clark

Ann Bancroft
Jim Carrey
Steve McQueen
Jack Nicholson
Ty Pennington
Elvis Presley
Evil and Robbie Knievel
Sylvester Stallone
Robin Williams
Wright Brothers

Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Edison
Benjamin Franklin

Ansel Adams

Albert Einstein

Political Figures
James Carville
John F. Kennedy

Have your say about what you've just read.  Leave us a comment in the box below.

Return From Famous People With ADHD to Home Page

Disclaimer: The above information is not provided by a medical practitioner and is for educational and informational purposes only. The content is not intended to replace professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider regarding your medical condition. Never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you read on this website.

Learn More

Bookmark and Share

At ADD/ADHD Treatment Information Center we are committed to helping you and your family cope with ADHD.

Chances are if you, or a loved one, are struggling with ADD/ADHD you probably know someone else who is trying to cope with the condition as well.

We built this site to be a One Stop Shop for those looking for information on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. If you found our information helpful, surely others may find it helpful too.

Add to Circles
on Google+

add adhd treat

[?] Subscribe To This Site

follow us in feedly
Add to My Yahoo!
Add to My MSN
Subscribe with Bloglines

Custom Search

More Resources

Health Store

Book Store

Special Schools

Related Sites

New information on treatment options comes in regularly and we stay on top of these updated reports. We want you to stay informed.quoted text