21 Of The Smartest People In The World

Sometimes when you look around the world, it can be difficult to believe that there are actually smart people out there. However, we are living at a time when there is the highest density of intelligent people ever! Still, the smartest people aren’t always easy to find because you can’t really see what makes them so smart. Still, be on the lookout for these 21 people that are the smartest in the world:

1. Stephen Hawking


Hawking was born in 1942; and in 1959, at 17 years old, he received a scholarship to read physics and chemistry at Oxford. He earned a bachelor’s degree in 1962 and then moved on to Cambridge to study cosmology.  He is most well known for his study of black holes.