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Elon Musk Biography | Early lifestyle, Education and Qualification, Career- 2023

Elon Musk Biography

Elon Musk Biography

Elon Musk was born on June 18, 1971. He is a business magnate and investor. He is the founder, CEO, and chief engineer at Space X and he is the CEO  and the Product Architect of Tesla company and founder of the Boring Company, and Co-founder of Neuralink and Open AI.  In June 2022, his net worth was estimated at around US$ 203 Billion. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and the Forbes real-time billionaires list, Elon Musk is the wealthiest person in the world. Nowadays most popular AI tool ChatGPT is also founded by Elon Musk and OpenAI introduced ChatGPT. 

Elon Musk was born on June 18, 1971, to a White South African parents in Pretoria. Before moving to Canada at age 17, Musk studied at the University of Pretoria. He easily got Canadian citizenship through his Canadian-born mother. His mother's name is Maya Musk. His mother is a model and dietitian born in Saskatchewan, Canada but raised in South Africa. His father's name is Errol Musk. Errol Musk is a White South African. His father (Errol Musk) is multi-talent, his father was an Electromechanical Engineer, Pilot, Sailor, Consultant, and Property developer. Musk join at Queen's University and transferred to the University of Pennsylvania. After two years of his study, he received Bachelor's degree in economics and physics. After passing his Bachelor's degree, he moved to California in  1995 to join Stanford University. After joining Sandford  University he is not interested in his study, he wants to start a business career. He develops the Zip2 web software company with his brother Kimbal. In the same next years, Elon Musk develops X.Com Online bank. Later X.com's name changed to PayPal in 2000. In 2002 eBay Company bought PayPal for $1.5 Billion. 

After selling Paypal for $1.5 Billion, Elon Musk started or founded a new company SpaceX. SpaceX is a space transport and aerospace manufacturer services company. In the SpaceX Company, he serves as CEO and Chief Engineer. After 2 years he invests in the electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors.Inc. After investing in Tesla company, he becomes its chairman and product architect. In 2006, he founded the solar city. Later solar city's name changed to Tesla Energy. After a long gap, in 2015, he co-founded Open AI. Open AI is a non-profit research company that promotes friendly artificial intelligence. After 1 year in July 2016, he co-founded Neuralink. Neuralink is a neurotechnology company to focus on developing brain-computer interfaces. In the same year 2016 December 17, Elon Musk founded the Boring Company. Boring Company is an American tunnel construction company. In 2022, he purchased the popular social networking services Twitter for US$ 44 billion.

Elon Musk highly believes in cryptocurrencies and also promotes cryptocurrencies. Later Musk announced on Twitter that Tesla will not accept Bitcoin and he also would not engage in any Bitcoin transaction. After this announcement, the rate of bitcion is rapidly decreasing which directly affects Bitcoin investors.

Name: Elon Reeve Musk 
Date of Birth: June 28, 1971 (Pretoria, Transvaal) 
Citizenship: United States of America 
Education: University of Pennsylvania (BS, BA) Bachelor's degree in Economics and Physics 
Parents: Errol Musk (Father), Maye Musk (Mother) 
Relatives: Tosca Musk (Sister), Kimbal Musk (Brother), Lyndon Rive (Cousin)

SpaceX (March 17, 2002): Founder, CEO, and Chief Engineer.
Tesla.Inc (July 1, 2003): CEO and Product Architect. 
The Boring Company (December 17, 2016): Founder
X.Com (Now Paypal) (March 1999): Founder
Neuralink (July 2016): Founder 
OpenAI (December 11, 2015): Founder
Zip2 (March 31, 1999): Founder
Musk Foundation (2002): President

Award:
 

  • Medal of Order of Defence Merit, Brazil (2022), 
  • Medal of The Most Admirable Order of the Direkgunabhorn, Thailand (2022)
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Sources: Wikipedia

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