Steve jobs was adopted:-
Steve Jobs was born on 24 Febraury , 1955, to Abdulfattah Jandali and Joanne Schieble.
Jandali came from a Muslim background and Schieble from a Catholic background, and they weren’t married when Schieble fell pregnant.
Both at the University of Wisconsin at the time, Schieble fled to california to have the birth.
Schieble put Jobs up for adoption after deciding that she should not keep the baby.
However, years later, they had a daughter that they kept.
Steve jobs was a college dropout:-
Like many successful entrepreneurs, Jobs was a college dropout.
In 1972 Jobs enrolled at Reed College but dropped out after one semester.
He explained to his parents that he didn’t want to waste their money on education that was meaningless to him.
Jobs’ adopted parents had promised his biological mother Schieble that they would pay for his education
Steve jobs was also a Buddhist monk:-
In 1974 Jobs traveled to India to stay at the Neem Karoli ashram, seeking spiritual enlightenment.
Unfortunately, upon his arrival, he had learned of Neem Karoli’s death the previous year, so he altered his trip.
Instead, he headed to the ashram of Haidakhan Babaji, where he spent seven months before returning to the US.
Jobs started to practice Zen Buddhism, which became a huge part of his life.
At one point, he considered becoming a monk at Eihei-Ji in Japan.
Steve jobs founded Apple Inc in 1976:-
Alongside Steve Wozniak, Jobs created the first Apple computer in March 1976.
Wozniak designed the Apple I, and together with Jobs, they decided to sell it to the public.
By April 1, 1976, the two set up Apple Computer Company as a business partnership alongside Ronald Wayne, now known as Apple Inc.
The business was registered at Jobs’ parents’ home on Crist Drive. Jobs’ bedroom was their office, which later moved to the garage.
The name “Apple” came from Jobs’ time on the All One Farm commune in Oregon.
Jobs spent a lot of time in the apple orchard and decided that should be the company name
Steve jobs nammed an Apple computer after his daughter:-
Out of Steve’s four children, only three were with his wife, Laurene Powell.
His first child was with his Homestead High on and off girlfriend, Chrisann Brennan.
When Brennan found out she was pregnant, Jobs denied responsibility for the pregnancy, which resulted in Brennan ending her relationship with Jobs.
Lisa Nicole Brennan-Jobs was born May 17, 1978. Jobs was not present for Lisa’s birth but went to visit Brennan three days later. Together they named their daughter Lisa.
Jobs then named the computer he was working on the Apple Lisa.
He then denied publically that he named the system after his daughter and that LISA stood for “Local Integrated Systems Architecture.” In later years he has admitted that the project was named after his daughter
He married one of his students:-
Jobs first met his wife-to-be in 1989 during a lecture he was giving at Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Laurene Powell was sat in the front row of Jobs’ lecture, and he couldn’t keep his eyes off her.
Following the lecture, Jobs met with Powell in the car park and invited her to dinner.
Jobs proposed to Powell in 1990, and they married at the Ahwahnee Hotel in Yosemite National Park on March 18, 1991.
In 1986 He founded the Graphics Group,which later became pixar:-
Initially, it was a sub-company under Disney until Jobs invested, and the company became its own spin-off company.
The first Pixar film “Toy Story” (1995), was a joint venture with Disney, but because of Jobs’ investment, it meant he was credited as executive producer.
Disney bought back the company in 2006.
As part of the takeover, Disney converted Pixar shares into Disney shares, which made Jobs one of Disney’s largest shareholders for a short amount of time
2007 was a good year of Steve jobs:-
In 2007 Jobs was inducted into the California Hall of Fame.
It is located in The California Museum for History, Women and the Arts.
The first iPhone was released on June 29, 2007, after being worked on since 2005.
Also, in 2007, Fortune Magazine named Jobs the most powerful person in business.
He had a net worth of $10.2 Billion the year of his death:-
In 1978, at the young age of 23, Steve Jobs’ net worth was $1 million. Just two years later, Jobs was worth $250 million.
At the time of his death in 2011, his net worth was $10.2 billion.
Most of this was from his stock in Disney as opposed to Apple.
Steve jobs has own statue in Budapest,Hungary:-
There is a nearly 7 foot (2.1 meters) tall bronze statue of Jobs in the capital city of Hungary.
Artist Erno Toth made the sculpture for Graphisoft, a Hungarian software company.
The statue was erected on December 21, 2011, following his death that year.
The statue was put up to commemorate Jobs’ contributions to the tech industry and the support he gave Graphisoft during their communist rule.
The statue is located at Graphisoft Park, where other tech and science companies are based.
Steve Jobs has had an interesting life, starting with being adopted but finding a spiritual path through Buddhism.
His interest in electronics and computers was his gateway to a successful and innovative future, creating Apple Inc.
Jobs shaped personal computer systems and technology so much that even today, his work is a part of everyday life