20 Fascinating Facts about Elon Musk´s Life

Elon Musk is now Earth’s most future-oriented person.
How did such a person come to be?

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Born in June 28, 1971 Elon Musk

Age 8 Runs out of books to read at library, read entire Encyclopedia Britannica
Age 12 Learns BASIC by finishing a 6-month course in 3 days, writes video game for $500
Age 23 Get Economics Degree from Wharton (later Physics degree)

Age 24 Starts Zip2, coding it himself

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Age 25 Raises $3Million for Zip2
Age 28 Sales Zip2 for $22Million

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Age 28 Starts X.com –an online bank (with his own money)
Age 29 X and Confinity merge and form Paypal

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Age 29 Get fired as CEO from Paypal

Age 31 Starts SpaceX, gets $250 Million from sale of Paypal

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Age 33 Invests in Tesla

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Age 35 First rocket launches and explodes

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Age 35 Invest in SolarCity

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Age 37 SpaceX and Tesla both running out of cash

Age 37 Wins NASA contract for $1.6Billion

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Age 38 Unveils Model S

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Age 39 Tesla goes Public

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Age 40 Promises to send human to Mars by 2021-2031

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Age 43 Starts building the Gigafactory to mass produce batteries

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Age 44 First customers get their Model X

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What´s next?

Source: http://fundersandfounders.com/how-elon-musk-started/

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