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
- 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