Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Three Russians Listed Among 100 Contemporary Geniuses
30.10.2007 15:09
Three Russians Listed Among 100 Contemporary Geniuses

Three Russians have been enumerated on the list of the hundred living geniuses according to the ratio of the Synectics consulting company based on a multilevel research including a poll of four thousand British citizens.
      
      As The Telegraph newspaper informs, the Russian geniuses are the mathematician Grigori Perelman, who rates the 9th, the chess player Garry Kasparov (25th) and Mikhail Kalashnikov (83rd), the creator the most famous submachine gun in the world. The former Soviet Republics are represented by the Ukrainian artist and sculptor Ivan Marchuk.
      
      According to the Synectics research, the majority of contemporary geniuses live in the USA - there are 43 of them on the list. The genius list enumerates only 15 women, the actress Meryl Streep and Joan Rowling, the "mother" of Harry Potter among them. There are a big number of pop culture celebrities on the list, however, such as, for instance, the musicians Paul McCartney and David Bowie, the film director Quentin Tarantino, the writer Steven King, and others. Dalai Lama, Nelson Mandela and even Osama bin Laden (!) have been recognized geniuses as well.
      
      Source: lenta.ru


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Russian Polar Explorers Advise on Surviving Isolation
10.04.2020
Mariinsky Theatre Has Given Hundred Online Shows and is Ready for the Stars of the White Nights
18.06.2020
Exhibition "The Best Jewelry of Russia" in Moscow
06.03.2020
Japanese Autumn 2019 in Moscow
25.11.2019
Online Museum "Moscow Caring for History"
23.05.2020







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
VTB  Fairytale Place of Moscow  Oscar  Archeology  Mercury  criminality  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Vera Khlebnikov  Filipp Malyavin  Russian opposition activists  the Red Square  Moscow  Vocie Tapping  Samara Region  Organ Concerts  Russian business  Alexander Lebedev  Ilya Frank  tours to Russia  education  Stalinist Regime  travel to Russia  Mikhail Prokhorov  Yandex  Victory Day  migration in Russia  Russian musicians  book hotel in Russia  invest  Mikhail Yefremov  Russian Cinema  Nikita Mikhalkov  Russian regions  Moscow City  Street Art  Culture Monuments  Russian airports  Julia Margaret Cameron  Red Line  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian tourism  Festivals in Moscow  St. Petersburg  Nilov Monastery  Russian Discoveries  celebrities  Treasures  Sochi Olympic Games 2014  Nizhny Novgorod  Ecotourism 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites