Throughout history there have been many celebrities who are suspected to have high functioning autism/Asperger’s. People such as Mozart, Beethoven and Einstein to name a few. But as so little was know about autism in those days, it is hard to know for sure. Here are a several famous people who are known to have autism/Asperger’s today. I am extremely grateful that these celebrities have shared the fact that they are autistic. As they provide many of us with an immense amount of inspiration. Proving that autism does not have to hold us back and our dreams can be achieved.
Although he has not been officially been diagnosed with autism, in Female First it is stated that his wife believes he has some of the symptoms of Asperger's. This came to light when she starred in a film as a mother of autistic children. In addition, in the Evening Standard she said they watched a documentary about autism and he said he felt like that as a child.