Fact: 1 out of every 150 babies are born with autism. A number of them have been some of the smartest people in history. Individuals with autism range from the likes of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to Albert Einstein and Vincent Van Gogh.
Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author and a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels and poems. He is best remembered for his fairy tales which have been translated into more than 125 languages. Photograph taken by Thora Hallager,