Elon Musk was born in Pretoria, South Africa in 1971
To maye musk, a Canadian model and dietician
And Errol musk,an engineer and pilot
He developed a love for reading at a young age
And by 12 years old he used self-taught programming skill
To develop code for a video game
He called blastar , which he then sold for 500
Now you can still play it on the internet
Musk attended queens university in Canada
for two years before
Moving on to Penn
In 1995 musk entered the PhD program at Stanford
And then dropped out after two days to focus
On entrepreneurial ventures based on this internet thing
everyone is suddenly talking about
He created zip 2 along with his brother
Four years later he received 22 million
For his share when they sold zip 2 to compac
Musk used some of this money
to cofound x.com, a user-friendly online financial service.
You might know it better today as PayPal
And when ebay purchased paypal in2002,
Musk’s shares netted him a cool 165 million
soon In February 2002 Musk instead decided to start a company
that could build affordable rockets
In 2004, he joined electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors, as chairman and product architect,
becoming its CEO in 2008.
In 2006, he helped create SolarCity, a solar energy services company
that was later acquired by Tesla and became Tesla Energy.
In 2016, he co-founded Neuralink, a neurotechnology company
focused on developing brain–computer interfaces,
and founded The Boring Company, a tunnel construction company.
Musk has proposed the Hyperloop, a high-speed vactrain transportation system
Musk has spread misinformation about the COVID-19 pandemic
and has received criticism from experts for his other views
on such matters as artificial intelligence, cryptocurrency, and public transport.
It is assured that Elon Musk is a successful man