This is the smartest person in the world

This is the smartest person in the world

You may think the smartest people in the world would be famous, but they're not

You may think the smartest people in the world would be famous, but they're not

Famous geniuses like Albert Einstein 

Famous geniuses like Albert Einstein 

or Nikola Tesla don't even come close

or Nikola Tesla don't even come close

To be a genius, you need had an IQ of 140

To be a genius, you need had an IQ of 140

Albert Einstein's was IQ 160.

Albert Einstein's was IQ 160.

The current living smartest person is Marilyn Vos

The current living smartest person is Marilyn Vos

She has an IQ of 190

She has an IQ of 190

But that's not even close to the smartest person of all time

But that's not even close to the smartest person of all time

That is William James Sidis

That is William James Sidis

His IQ was 275 when he was just one and a half years old

His IQ was 275 when he was just one and a half years old

He could read the New York Times when he was five

He could read the New York Times when he was five

He could calculate the day on any date in the past 10,000 years

He could calculate the day on any date in the past 10,000 years

At eleven years old, he got into Harvard University and could speak 25 languages

At eleven years old, he got into Harvard University and could speak 25 languages

So far, no one has ever been smarter than this guy.

So far, no one has ever been smarter than this guy.