Einstein's second wife, Elsa was his first cousin
Einstein's brain was smaller than average, but he parietal lobes were 15% wider than normal. These areas are linked to mathematical and spatial skills
Albert Einstein never won a Nobel prize for the theory of relativity. It was his explanation of the photoelectric effect that made him a Nobel laureate in 1905
Despite what you've heard, Albert Einstein did not fail math as a child
When Israeli head of state Chaim Weizmann died in 1952, the Israeli government offered to appoint Einstein as the nation's second president
Prior to winning the Noble Prize, Einstein signed away all future Nobel Prize money to his wife as a divorce settlement