Was originally believed to be mentally disabled.
Got into the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology on his first try.
Won a Nobel Prize.
Worked as a patent examiner after he obtained his doctorate.
His cultivation of the peanut.
His insatiable curiosity.
His work for Booker T. Washington.
His degree in agriculture.
Was of Colombian descent.
Organized migrant workers.
Was the first in his family to graduate from high school.
Used nonviolent methods.
Almost failing high school.
Multiple chances to appear in the Tour de France.
Writing the national anthem.
His novel, The Great Gatsby.
The plays he put on at Princeton.
His book of poetry, This Side of Paradise.
A recluse who stayed in the United States her entire life.
Able to see for the first three years of her childhood.
Educated by a woman named Annie Thompson.
The first deaf and blind student to earn a college degree.