Elon Musk was born in Pretoria, South Africa on 28 June 1971.
As of today, Musk holds the citizenship of South Africa, Canada and The USA.
At the age of 10, musk started using computers and by 12 he created a game “Blastar” and sold it to a magazine for $500.
Musk has a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Wharton School and a Bachelor’s degree in Physics from the College of Arts and Sciences.
He did enroll himself for the PhD in applied physics and material sciences but soon dropped out to join the Internet Boom and started his own business.
Musk co-founded Zip2 and Paypal and both of them got acquired for $340M and $1.5B which gave Elon enough money to start his ambitious projects like SpaceX and Tesla.
Elon Musk is;
- The founder, CEO and Chief Engineer/Designer of SpaceX,
- CEO and product architect of Tesla Inc,
- Founder of Boring Company,
- Co-founder of Neuralink and
- Co-founder of OpenAI.
Elon Musk is also at times – called the real-life Tony Stark and a self-made billionaire.
Forbes had put him 21st on the list of “The World’s most powerful People” in 2016.
A few famous quotes by Musk.
“When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favour.”
“You should take the approach that you’re wrong. Your goal is to be less wrong.”
“You get paid in direct proportion to the difficulty of problems you solve”
Future Projects and Ambition:
Elon Musk an ambitious entrepreneur, is a billionaire – Who is not chasing riches but he wants a victory against the odds and is continuously succeeding in it.
His company, “Neuralink” is ambitiously developing Brain-Machine interfaces which sound outrageously cool and his “The Boring Company” wants to disrupt our Transport and Traffic experience.
Let’s just wish that this Man holds something really cool for us in the future and also, we want to see more and more cool Teslas.