There have been a lot people people talking about autism and aspergers recently - and some have asked about the link between the autism/aspergers and dyslexia. As far as I can tell from research, there is no link, but there are a number of people that have both, just as though there are people who are overweight and have blue eyes.
For people looking for a forum on the subject, try wrongplanet.com which is a forum for people with autism and aspergers. Check out http://www.wrongplanet.net/postt223887.html.
There are a lot of famous people with aspergers including Dan Akroyd, Al Gore and Bill Gates.