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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kim_Peek

Laurence Kim Peek (November 11, 1951 – December 19, 2009) was an American savant. Known as a "megasavant", he had an exceptional memory, but he ...

www.appliedbehavioranalysisedu.org/5-mind-blowing-things-kim-peek-could-do-that-you-cant

Way back in the 80's when Dustin Hoffman gave his Oscar acceptance speech for the movie Rain Man he publicly thanked and acknowledged savant Kim Peek  ...

www.wisconsinmedicalsociety.org/professional/savant-syndrome/profiles-and-videos/profiles/kim-peek-the-real-rain-man

Kim Peek, a savant who inspired 1988 Oscar-winning movie Rain Man, possesses one of the most extraordinary memories every recorded.

allthatsinteresting.com/kim-peek-real-rain-man

Mar 9, 2018 ... Watch the astounding feats of Kim Peek, the real Rain Man, and discover exactly why he was known as a "megasavant."

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Kim Peek (aka Kimputer) was known as a gentle and friendly man who above all else, loved to read books. The fame that eventually found him, must have taken ...

www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/the-superhuman-mind/201212/kim-peek-the-real-rain-man

Dec 11, 2012 ... Kim Peek, who lent inspiration to the fictional character Raymond Babbitt — played by Dustin Hoffman in the movie Rain Man — was a ...

www.nytimes.com/2009/12/27/us/27peek.html

Dec 26, 2009 ... But it never would have been made if Mr. Morrow had not had a chance meeting with Kim Peek, who inspired him to write the film. Mr. Peek was ...

www.findagrave.com/memorial/45693276/kim-peek

Movie Character Inspiration. He was an American prodigious savant known as a megasavant. He had a photographic or eidetic memory, but also social ...

en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Kim_Peek

Laurence Kim Peek (November 11, 1951 – December 19, 2009) was a savant with a photographic or eidetic memory and developmental disabilities, resulting ...