Fact No. 2:
Ben Bernanke, Fed chairman from 2006 to 2014, taught himself calculus in high school and also achieved a near-perfect SAT score of 1590.
Sources: The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, U.S. News & World Report, FDIC.gov, Bloomberg Businessweek, Yahoo! and Babson College Finance Professor John C. Edmunds, CNBC, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Sverigas Riksbank.