During his presentation on Saturday Night Live, the businessman admitted that he lives with this syndrome on the autism spectrum.
Elon Musk said this Saturday that he lives with Asperger syndrome, a disorder on the autism spectrum.
At the start of ‘Saturday Night Live’ to which he was invited as a host, the businessman said: “I’m making history tonight as the first person with Asperger to host ‘Saturday Night Live'” … “Or at least the first to admit it” added.
Asperger syndrome affects social interaction, as well as communication and the ability to plan for the future, but at the same time it helps to generate alternative strategies, promotes perfectionism and allows to remember large amounts of information.
In childhood, “people with this syndrome are generally extremely good at memory skills. [y] many excel in math and science.
Several famous figures have Asperger syndrome. Some of them are the Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg, the American filmmaker Tim Burton or the Mexican Adhara Pérez, who at the age of nine is completing two university degrees and is already a celebrity in her country.