Do u know famous people who were diagnosed to have a personality disorder?
- mareeclaraLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
Do you mean like depression/bi polar....which there are HEAPS or other types like schizophrenia etc ?
Here is a list of some
Famous people with bipolar disorder
Tom Harrell, Jazz Musician
John Nash - Mathematician/Nobel Prize Winner
Andy Goram - Scottish Soccer Player/Goal Keeper
Lionel Aldridge - Superbowl-winning Football Player
Peter Green, Guitarist for the band Fleetwood Mac
Syd Barrett of the band Pink Floyd
James Beck Gordon (Jim Gordon) - Jism Gordon had been, quite simply, one of the greatest drummers of his time
Charles "Buddy" Bolden - Jazz Musician
Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of Abraham Lincoln (past-President of the United States)
Vaclav Nijinsky, Famous Russian Dancer
suffered from severe and incapacitating clinical depression which sometimes led to thoughts of suicide as well
Ludwig van Beethoven
The brilliant composer is documented as having suffered from bipolar disorder,
Tennessee Williams The playwright wrote about his personal struggle with clinical depression in his own Memoirs,
Vincent Van Gogh
Suspected of suffering from bipolar disorder,
The British actress of the 1950's & 60's, star of Gone with the Wind and A Streetcar Named Desire suffered from the mental illness bipolar disorder,
The Academy Award-winning actress revealed her bipolar disorder in her autobiography and made-for-TV move
- 1 decade ago
Both Princess Diana and Marilyn Monroe had Borderline Personality Disorder, as evidenced by both of their mood swings, feelings of emptiness and depression, charisma (a common trait among those with BPD), sensitivity, feelings of needing to be loved, fear of abandonment, suicide attempts and suicide respectively, Diana's bulimia, and Monroe's dependency on drugs.
- 1 decade ago
90% percent of women have a personality disorder so I am guessing a few famous people are in that population.
See answer below me.