Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971, at Pretoria in South Africa.
He is a technology entrepreneur &engineer. Musk holds South Africa, Canadian & U.S citizenship.
He was ranked 21st on the Forbes list of The world’s most powerful people. & he also listed in 40th world’s richest man in the world.
At the age of 10, musk has developed an interest in computing. He taught himself computer programming & By the age of 12, he sold the code of Basic video game that he created called Blaster to a magazine name “PC & office Technology” in $500.
At the age of 17 (in 1989), Elon Musk moved to Canada to attend Queen’s University then He left in 1992 to study business & physics at the University of Pennsylvania.
After leaving Pennsylvania, Musk went to Stanford University in California to pursue a Ph.D. in Applied Physics
but Elon left Stanford after 2 days to start his Entrepreneur career.
Companies Started By Musk
Musk & his brother Kimbal started Zip2 ( a web software company) in 1955.
Musk founded SpaceX ( space exploration Technologies) in May 2002. Musk is the CEO & Chief technology officer(CTO).
Musk started X.com, an online bank & it emerged with confinity in 2000 &then it became Paypal.
Tesla Motors(Tesla.inc) was established by Martin Eberhard & Marc Tarpenning on July 2003. Musk is the co-founder & CEO at Tesla.
SolarCity was acquired by Tesla .inc in 2016 which was co-founded by his cousins Lyndon & peter Rive in 2006.
Musk revealed a concept of hyperloop on August 12, 2013, which is for the high-speed transportation system.
Musk announced to start openAI in 2015. Open AI aims to develop artificial general intelligence in a way such that it is safe & beneficial to humanity.
Musk co-founded Neuralink in 2016. This company works on Neurotechnology.
9.The Boring company
This company got its existence when Musk was stuck in traffic then he made a plan to get rid of this traffic.
Musk is the chairman of the Musk Foundation which basically focuses on providing solar power systems in disaster areas.This Foundation donated the US $250,000 to a solar project in Soma city in Japan that had been devasted by Tsunami.
Elon Musk shares His View At TED Talk
Elon Musk who got his First income at the age of 12 and make money from his earning money is the biggest inspiration for Entrepreneurs in the world. Now, He is inspiring many people in the world.