Stuttering is not a medical condition that puts anyone’s life in jeopardy, but it’s a condition that can have a profound effect on someone’s life by causing embarrassment, low self-esteem and other anguish. This is particularly true for children who may be teased by others about their speech. It may be helpful to some to learn that many famous people once had problems with stuttering and learned to overcome them and go on to be extremely successful in life. The following famous people struggled to overcome stuttering at some point in their lives.
#1 Tiger Woods
Recognized as one of the best golfers of all time, Woods worked very hard for his place in history among the greats. He also had to work very hard to overcome stuttering during his childhood.