Famous People with Dyslexia

  • Henry Ford
  • The Wright Brothers
  • Michael Faraday, electromagnets
  • Alexander Graham Bell, telephone
  • Carol Greider, Molecular Biologist
  • John Robert Skoyles, brain researcher
  • Ann Bancroft, explorer
  • Pierre Curie, Physicist
  • Harvey Cushing, Surgeon
  • Sir Isaac Newton, Scientist
  • Thomas Edison, light bulb
  • Albert Einstein, inventor
  • Fred Epstein, Neurosurgeon
  • Galileo Galilei, scientist
  • Willem Hollenbach, inventor
  • John R. Horner, Paleontologist
  • Archer Martin, Chemist
  • Louis Pasteur, Microbiologist
  • Helen B. Taussig, Cardiologist
  • Werner Von Braun, rockets
  • Eli Whitney, cotton gin

  • Babe Ruth
  • Jason Kidd
  • Nolan Ryan
  • Babe Ruth
  • Jackie Stewart
  • Muhammad Ali
  • Scott Quinnell
  • Duncan Goodhew
  • Bruce Jenner
  • Magic Johnson
  • Greg Louganis
  • Bob May
  • Diamond Dallas Page
  • Steve Redgrave

  • Jules Verne
  • Agatha Christie
  • Avi
  • John Corrigan
  • Steven Cannell
  • Samuel R. Delaney
  • Andrew Dornenburg
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Fannie Flagg
  • Gustave Flaubert
  • John Irving
  • Elizabeth Daniels Squire
  • Patricia Polacco
  • Eileen Simpson
  • Bernie Taylor
  • Jules Verne
  • Victor Villasenor
  • Edgar Allen Poe
  • W.B. Yeats
  • Jeanne Betancourt
  • Hans Christian Anderson
  • Sir Francis Bacon

  • Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Harry Belafonte
  • Noel Gallagher
  • Nigel Kennedy
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Benjamin Franklin
  • Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Prince Charles
  • George Washington
  • Winston Churchill
  • George W. Bush
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • George H. W. Bush
  • Princess Beatrice
  • Andrew Jackson
  • Woodrow Wilson
  • Robert Kennedy
  • John F. Kennedy
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden

  • Fred Astaire
  • Harry Anderson
  • Harry Belafonte
  • Orlando Bloom
  • Patrick Dempsey
  • Dave Foley
  • Harrison Ford
  • Danny Glover
  • Tracey Gold
  • Whoopi Goldberg
  • Susan Hampshire
  • Salma Hayek
  • Anthony Hopkins
  • Keira Knightley
  • Jay Leno
  • Edward James Olmos
  • Oliver Reed
  • Keanu Reeves
  • Will Smith
  • Tom Smothers
  • Suzanne Somers
  • Billy Bob Thornton
  • Vince Vaughn
  • Lindsay Wagner
  • Robin Williams
  • Henry Winkler
  • Loretta Young

  • Pablo Picasso
  • Ansel Adams
  • Alice Williams, Photography
  • Andy Warhol
  • August Rodin
  • Bennett Strahan
  • David Bailey, Photographer
  • Ignacio Gomez, Muralist
  • Jorn Utzoh, Architect
  • Leonardo da Vinci
  • Michelangelo
  • Robert Rauschenberg
  • Robert Toth
  • Tommy Hilfiger, Designer
  • Vincent Van Gogh

  • “Stonewall” Jackson
  • George Patton

  • Robert Benton
  • Nicole Betancourt
  • Walt Disney
  • Soren Kragh Jacobsen

  • Nelson Rockefeller, Philanthropist
  • G. Chris Anderson, Paine Webber
  • William Hewlett, Hewlett-Packard
  • Ted Turner, Turner Broadcasting
  • Paul J. Orfalea, Kinko’s
  • Craig McCaw, telecom.
  • John T. Chambers, Cisco
  • Ingvar Kamprad, IKEA
  • O.D. McKee, McKee Foods
  • Richard Branson, Virgin Ent.
  • David Neeleman, JetBlue Air
  • Charles Schwab, Investor
  • F.W. Woolworth, retail
  • Steve Jobs, Founder of Apple

  • David Boies, Attorney
  • Erin Brockovich, Investigator
  • Jeffrey H. Gallet, Judge