A Success Story
Elon Musk was born in South Africa with a Canadian American heritage. Musk developed interest in computers at age ten, and he became a self-taught programmer at age 12. He attended Queen’s University, UPenn, Wharton School of Business, and Stanford (for a short period of time). Musk has a Bachelor’s Degrees in Economics and Physics.
Elon Musk created Blastar, co-founded PayPal, inspired Solarcity, founded Tesla Motors and SpaceX, and worked within many other companies.
Blastar: Musk's first software sale was his own video game, blastar, which he sold as a child.
PayPal: Musk worked with others to create X.com which later developed into PayPal.
Solar City: Musk provided the initial concept for Solarcity, which uses solar panels in communities.
Tesla Motors and SpaceX: Elon Musk founded both of these companies. These companies are what made him known for his incredible entrepreneurial qualities and abilities. Tesla Motors is a car manufacturer, and SpaceX deals in space exploration.
Musk has been married twice,
and he has 5 sons.