5 Inspiring People Will Change The Way You Think About Autism Spectrum Disorders
Albert Einstein: He was a German-born theoretical physicist. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside quantum mechanics).
James Durbin: The american idol alum (from season 10), was first diagnosed with asperger syndrome and tourette syndrome at age 10.
Daryl Hannah: An American film actress known for her performances in the films Splash (1984), Roxanne (1987), wall street (1987), steel magnolias (1989) and kill bill (2003).
Alexis Wineman: The first miss America contestant with autism to compete in the pageant. At age 11, wineman was diagnosed with pervasive development disorder.
Dan Aykroyd: He has been diagnosed with both tourette syndrome and asperger syndrome. And he says the latter actually helped to inspire the movie Ghostbusters.