October 5: On This Day in History Steve Jobs was died

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October 5 On This Day in History Steve Jobs was died

Who was Steve Jobs?

Steven Paul Jobs was an American entrepreneur and business magnate. He was the chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), and a co-founder of Apple Inc., chairman and majority shareholder of Pixar, a member of The Walt Disney Company’s board of directors following its acquisition of Pixar, and the founder, chairman, and CEO of NeXT. Jobs is widely recognized as a pioneer of the microcomputer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s, along with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.Wikipedia

Full Name: Steve Jobs

Nationality: American

United States of America
Profession: Apple Co-founder

Born: February 24, 1955
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA

Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces

Died: October 5, 2011 (aged 56)
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

Historical Events in the Life of Steve Jobs

  • 1976-04-01 Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs found Apple Computer in the garage of Jobs’ parent’s house in Cupertino, California
  • 1997-09-16 Apple Computer Inc names co-founder Steve Jobs interim CEO
  • 2007-01-09 Apple Inc CEO Steve Jobs announces the iPhone
  • 2011-08-24 Steve Jobs resigns as CEO of Apple Inc. and is succeeded by Tim Cook, as a result of his illness

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