Table I

Intelligence Interval

Cognitive Designation

Common Possessors*

85 - 114AveragePupils at junior high school
115 - 124Above averagePupils at senior high school
125 - 134GiftedUniversity graduates
135 - 144Highly giftedIntellectuals
145 - 154GeniusProfessors
155 - 164GeniusNobel Prize Winners
165 - 179High genius 
180 - 200Highest genius 
>200"Unmeasurable" genius 
*= Should be interpreted as on what educational levels you most likely will find the gifted, the geniuses, and so on


Table II

Name

Nationality

Active as & Comments

Adult IQ

Johann Wolfgang von GoetheGermanyPoet/Writer. Universal genius.*210
Emanuel SwedenborgSwedenReligious writer. Universal genius.205
Gottfried Wilhelm von LeibnizGermanyPhilosopher/Mathematician, etc. The greatest universal genius together with Leonardo da Vinci.*205
John Stuart MillEnglandPhilosopher/Economist/Political theorist200
Blaise PascalFranceMathematician/Physicist/Religious thinker195
Ludwig WittgensteinAustriaPhilosopher190
Bobby FischerU.S.A.Chess player187
Galileo GalileiItalyPhysicist/Astronomer/Philosopher185
Ren?DescartesFrancePhilosopher/Mathematician180
Madame De StaelFranceWoman of letters/Novelist/Political Philosopher180
Immanuel KantGermanyPhilosopher175
Linus Carl PaulingU.S.A.Chemist - Double Nobel Prize Winner170
Sofia KovalevskayaRussia/SwedenMathematician/Writer170
Thomas ChattertonEnglandPoet/Writer170
Charles DarwinEnglandNaturalist165
Wolfgang Amadeus MozartAustriaComposer165
George Eliot (Mary Ann Evans)EnglandWriter - Close friend to J.S. Mill.160
Nicolaus CopernicusPolandCleric/Astronomer160
Rembrandt van RijnHollandPainter/Etcher155
George Sand (Aurore Dupin)FranceWriter150