Those who never give up!And always believe in yourself. They will most likely be successful in life.
The story of “Elon Musk”
Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971 in Pretoria, South Africa.
His father said he had always been an introverted thinker.
Musk’s mother is a professional nutritionist and model.
After his parents divorced in 1979, 19-year-old Musk and his brother Kimbal decided to live with his father.
In 1983, at the age of 12, Musk sold a simple game called “Blastar” to a computer magazine for 500 dollars.
Still, Musk’s school days weren’t easy 鈥?he once had to go to the hospital because he was beaten up by classmates.
After finishing school, he moved to Canada and studied for two years at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.
But he graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in physics and economics.
After graduation, he started as a doctoral student at Standford University 鈥?but he dropped it off shortly after the start.
With his brother Kimbal has founded a startup called Zip2
Then he started Hat, an online banking company.
This became Paypal.
While Musk was on a long-deserved vacation in Australia, the PayPal board fired him and appointed Thiel as their new CEO.
But everything went well for Musk 鈥?he made another fortune after eBay bought Paypal at the end of 2002.
In early 2002, Musk set up a company to explore space.
Today known as SpaceX.
SpaceX’s ultimate goal is to colonize Mars.
Musk continued to be very busy on this planet, namely Tesla Motors.
Musk has been actively involved in building Tesla’s first car.
And as if that weren’t enough, he came up with the idea of supplying a city with solar energy only.
Now known as SolarCity, a company that pursues exactly this goal.
In 2008, the financial crisis limited its options.
He saved Tesla from bankruptcy with his private funds and was subsequently appointed CEO of Tesla.
Musk has almost gone bust between SpaceX, Tesla and SolarCity.
At the same time, he was living in divorce.
At Christmas 2008 he began to see light again at the end of the tunnel.
In 2010, the tense situation completely turned when Tesla successfully went public.
His private life was constantly changing
Musk can’t stop pursuing other ideas.
Among them is the Hyperloop.
He recently re-established a company 鈥?The Boring Company, a company that drills tunnels under cities to relieve traffic.
At the end of 2015, a non-profit organization called OpenAI co-founded.
They want to explore artificial intelligence and make sure it won’t destroy humanity.
Tesla has bought SolarCity for 2.6 billion.
2017 was a rocky road for Musk, at least politically.
By the end of 2017, Musk has a net worth of 20.5 billion dollars.
Elon Musk is the purest inspiration.
He went from being bullied to becoming one of the most influential people on the planet.
People like him will always be successful in life because they never give up.No matter what the circumstances are.