10 Crazy Facts You Didn’t Know About Albert Einstein

Slow To Speak

While he may be a true master when it comes to math and science, you wouldn’t have known it if meeting the 5 year old Einstein; the visual thinker did not start speaking fluidly until he was about seven years old. For what he lacked in verbal skills, he made up for in groundbreaking theories, which came from his lively inner-world.

Oh, The Socks!

Einstein did not like socks and often went without them. While at Oxford, he sent a letter to his wife Elsa, noting that he could get away “without wearing socks.”