The Founder and CEO of Apple Inc.
On February 24th, 1955, Steve Jobs was born. He was given up for adoption by his birth mother and father and was taken in by a working-class family in California.
Steve Jobs is Born
Jobs attended 1 semester at Reed College, but did not see the value in staying, and ended up dropping out.
Jobs Attends Reed College
Wozniak came to Jobs with the Apple 1 Computer, who suggested they sell them. Together they started Apple in Job's Garage.
Jobs and Wozniak Start Apple
After a Disagreement with the then President of Apple, the board sided against Jobs leading the company, where Jobs then resigned soon after.
Jobs Leaves Apple
After he left Apple, Jobs bought Pixar From George Lucas, a company that revolutionized animated movies and made him a multi billionaire.
Jobs Buys Pixar
In 1996, Apple announced they were buying Job's computer company NeXT for 427 Million Dollars with Jobs as an advisor. He quickly moved his way back up to the CEO Position.
Jobs Returns to Apple
On January 9th, 2007, Jobs unveiled the revolutionary iPhone. Its combination of Music, Internet, and Calls on the same phone revolutionized smartphones forever.
Jobs Unveils the iPhone
Jobs Passes Away
On October 5th, 2011, Steve Jobs passed away in his Palo Alto home due to complications of his Pancreatic Cancer Treatment. He was 56 Years Old.