Autism is a beautifully complex disorder that gives birth to some of the most creative and genius minds that explore the earth. But many don’t know this. As autism continues to rise in numbers, there’s a large number of people who are still misinformed about the characteristics, clues and overall meaning behind this pervasive disorder. Having autism does not equate failure or indicate that a person can not accomplish great feats, live normal lives or contribute great gifts to the world. So as April, which is Autism Awareness month, comes to a close, here’s a look a few famed successfuls who have been suspected of falling on the spectrum.