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Top 20 people with the World’s Best Memory (P.1) Laurence Kim Peek: The real-life Raymond Babbitt
(wcsa.world) He was the inspiration for the character Raymond Babbitt in the 1988 movie Rain Man. The Utah Film Center's Peek Award honors his legacy.
Top 20 people with the World’s Best Memory (P.3) Stephen Wiltshire: Autistic Artist Draws With Photographic Memory
(wcsa.world) Stephen Wiltshire MBE, Hon.FSAI, Hon.FSSAA (born 24 April 1974) is a British architectural artist and autistic savant. He is known for his ability to draw a landscape from memory after seeing it just once. His work has gained worldwide popularity.
Top 20 people with the World’s Best Memory (P.2) Daniel Tammet: Mathematical Genius Visualizes Numbers, Solves Problems in Blink of an Eye
(wcsa.world) Daniel Tammet FRSA (born Daniel Paul Corney, 31 January 1979) is an English essayist, mathematician, novelist, poet, translator, and savant. His memoir, Born on a Blue Day (2006), is about his early life with Asperger syndrome and savant syndrome. Tammet is a graduate of the Open University with a Bachelor of Arts degree with first-class honours in the humanities.
Top 20 People With The World’s Best Memory - Joshua Foer (P.3)
(Wcsa.world) Foer has organized several websites and organizations based on his interests. He created the Athanasius Kircher Society, which had only one session, featuring Kim Peek and Joseph Kittinger. He is the co-founder, along with Dylan Thuras, of the Atlas Obscura, an online compendium of "The World's Wonders and Curiosities".
Top 20 People With The World’s Best Memory - Alex Mullen (P.2)
(Wcsa.world) Alex Mullen is the first American to win the World Memory Championships and the highest point-scorer in the 24-year history of the competition. Holder of seven memory world records, he is the top-ranked memory athlete in the world.
Top 20 People With The World’s Best Memory - Dominic O’Brien (P.1)
(Wcsa.world) Dominic O'Brien (10 August 1957) is a British mnemonist and an author of memory-related books. He is the eight time World Memory Champion and works as a trainer for Peak Performance Training.