The following people have or had ADD or the more known version ADHD, or at least distinct characteristics!

Most ADD-ers are very insecure about themselves, I also know everything about it. I can not do anything! Everything I do fails! But after seeing this list, your confidence will gets a boost.

ADD is anything but an obstacle to achieving what you want!!








Abraham lincoln - 16th President USA

Date of birth: 12-02-1809

Deceased: 15-04-1865









Agatha Christie - British author

Date of birth: 15-09-1890

Deceased: 12-01-1976







Albert Einstein - German-Swiss-American theoretical physicist and inventor.

Date of birth: 14-03-1879

Deceased: 18-04-1955 








Alexander Graham Bell - American enventor, Scientist, Engineer, Professor (Boston University), Teacher of the deaf, is credited with inventing the first practical telephone 

Date of birth: 03-03-1848

Deceased: 02-08-1922 







Auguste Rodin -  French sculptor

Date of birth: 12-11-1840

Deceased: 17-11-1917



Babe Ruth (George Herman Ruth, Jr.) -  American baseball player

Date of birth: 06-02-1895

Deceased: 16-08-1948







Benjamin Franklin - 6th President of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania

Date of birth: 17-01-1706

Deceased: 17-04-1790










Bill Clinton - 46th President USA

Date of birth: 19-08-1946







Bill Cosby - American actor

Date of birth: 12-06-1937





Carl Lewis - American atlete

Date of birth: 01-07-1961









Dustin Hoffman - American actor

Geboortedatum: 08-08-1937







Dwight D. Eisenhower - 34th President USA, five star General in the United States Army

Date of birth: 14-10-1890

Deceased: 28-03-1969






Earvin "Magic"Johnson - American basketball player

Date of birth: 14-08-1959








Edgar Allan Poe - American author, poet

Date of birth: 19-01-1809

Deceased: 07-10-1849







(Anna) Eleanor Roosevelt - First Lady USA

Date of birth: 11-10-1884

Deceased: 07-11-1962







Elvis Aaron Presley - Rock & Roll singer / actor

Date of birth: 08-01-1935

Deceased: 16-08-1977








Ernest Hemingway - American Author / journalist

Date of birth: 21-07-1899

Deceased: 02-07-1961








F. Scott Fitzgerald - Novelist

Date of birth: 24-09-1896

Deceased: 21-12-1940








F.W. Woolworth - The founder of F.W. Woolworth Company - now Foot Locker

Date of birth: 13-04-1852

Deceased: 08-04-1919








Galileo Galilei -  Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, philosopher

Date of birth: 15-02-1564

Deceased: 08-01-1642











Frank Lloyd Wright - American architect, interior designer, writer, educator

Date of birth:  08-06-1867

Deceased: 09-04-1959







George Patton - United States Army officer

Date of birth: 11-11-1885

Deceased: 21-12-1945







George Frideric Handel - German-British Baroque composer

Date of birth: 23-02-1685

Deceased: 14-04-1759











George Bernard Shaw -Playwright, critic, political activist

Date of birth: 26-07-1856

Deceased: 02-11-1950 






George Burns - American baseball player

Date of birth: 20-01-1896

Deceased: 09-03-1996







Greg Louganis - American Olympic diver, author

Date of birth: 29-01-1960









Hans Christian Anderson - Danish author, fairy tale writer, poet noted for his children's stories

Date of birth: 02-04-1805

Deceased: 04-08-1875






Henry David Thoreau -  American author, poet, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, historian, philosopher, leading transcendentalist

Date of birth: 12-07-1817

Deceased: 06-03-1862







Henry Ford- prominent American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company

Date of birth: 30-07-1863

Deceased: 07-04-1947





Henry Winkler - American actor, director, producer, author.

Winkler is best known for his role as Fonzie on the 1970's American sitcom "Happy Days"  

Date of birth: 30-10-1945







Janis Joplin - Singer, songwriter, musician, arranger, painter, dancer

Date of birth: 19-01-1943

Deceased: 04-10-1970




Jean-Paul Sartre - French existentialist, philosopher, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, political activist, biographer, literary critic 

Date of birth: 21-06-1905

Deceased: 15-04-1980








Jim Carrey - American actor

Date of birth: 17-01-1962 








Jim Henson -  American puppeteer best known as the creator of The Muppets

Date of birth: 24-09-1936

Deceased: 16-03-1990







John D. Rockefeller - German-American oil magnate and philanthropist, founder of the Standard Oil Company

Date of birth: 08-07-1839

Deceased: 23-05-1937







John Denver - American singer/songwriter, activist, humanitarian

Date of birth: 31-12-1943

Deceased: 12-10-1997




John Lennon -  English musician, singer-songwriter 

Date of birth: 09-10-1940

Deceased: 08-12-1980












Joni Mitchell - Canadian musician, songwriter, painter

Date of birth: 07-11-1943








Jules Verne - French author who pioneered the science-fiction genre

Date of birth: 08-02-1828

Deceased: 24-03-1905





Justin Timberlake - American pop musician, actor

Date of birth: 31-01-1981


Kurt Cobain -Americanc singer-songwriter, musician, artist, best known as the lead singer and guitarist of the grunge band Nirvana 

Date of birth: 20-02-1967

Deceased: 05-04-1994








Leo Tolstoy (Lev Nikolayevich) - Russian writer who primarily wrote novels, short stories, later in life, he also wrote plays and essays

Date of birth: 09-09-1828

Deceased: 20-11-1910 









Leonardo da Vinci - Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, writer

Date of birth: 15-04-1452

Deceased: 02-05-1519