Steve Jobs

Events

Born

1955

Stephen Paul Jobs is born on February 24th.

Jobs and Woznaik

1975

Jobs and Wozniak attended homebrew computer meetings together.

Apple is formed

1976

Apple Computer is formed on April Fool's Day, shortly after Wozniak and Jobs create a new computer circuit board in a Silicon Valley garage.

Ron Wayne Leaves

April 12 1976

Weeks after Apple Computers is formed the third co-founder Ron Wayne leaves the company.

Jobs resigns

1985

Jobs and Sculley clash, causing Jobs to resign. Wozniak resigns in that same year.

NeXT Inc and Pixar

1986

Jobs starts NeXT Inc. He also buys Pixar from George Lucas for $10 million.

Jobs becomes Apple CEO

1997

Apple bought NeXT Inc allowing Jobs to become ‘interim’ CEO. After Amelio is pushed out.

First Iphone

2007

The first IPhone is released on June 29th

Tim Cook becomes CEO

August 24th 2011

Apple announces that Jobs has resigned as CEO. Tim Cook takes the title as CEO. Apple names Jobs as chairman.

Steve Jobs death

October 5th 2011

Steve Jobs dies at 56, from Pancreatic cancer.