Jen Hayward's timeline of major events and great achievements in Steve Jobs lifetime from 1955-2011
February 24th 1955
December 12th 1980
January 1st 1969
Born in 1955 in San Francisco, California
Birth of Steve Jobs
January 24th 1984
September 17th 1985
Apple computers entered the stock market and made lots of people wealthy and successful.
Apple goes public
Steve Wozniak co-founded apple and was responsible for writing the code and programmed the computers.
Steve meets Steve Wozniak
The Macintosh was introduced in the Apple shareholders meeting and became a revolutionary product.
Macintosh was introduced
January 9th 2007
After losing his job at Apple, Steve Jobs founded neXT where computer animation was made and Jobs incorporated Pixar.
neXT was founded
Apple purchased the neXT operating system and brought Jobs back on as an advisor but he later got his role of CEO in July 1997
Apple purchased neXT
October 5th 2011
Jobs unveiled the iPhone that made history.
Death of Steve Jobs
After being diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer back in 2003, his health was slowly getting worse. But being determined to keep making products and did so until he died in his home on October 5th surrounded by family.