Steve Jobs timeline


1955 to 1968 'What happened'

1955 - 1968

There is no info about Steve jobs between 1955 to 1968. There is only that the Jobs family moves from San Francisco to Mountain View, a suburban town in Santa Clara county, more famous under the name Silicon Valley. That happened in 1960 so Steve job was 5 years old when they moved.

Steve jobs (born)

24 February 1955

Steven Paul was born in San Francisco, the son of Abdulfattah Jandali and Joanne Schieble. He is quickly adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs

Steve Jobs (first job)


13 year old Steve Jobs calls up Bill Hewlett and gets a summer job at the HP factory

Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak meet for the first time and become friends


Steve Jobs meets Steve Wozniak, 5 years older, through a mutual friend. Woz and Steve share a love of electronics, Bob Dylan, and pranks

Blue boxes


Steve and Woz build and illegally sell 'blue boxes' that allow to make phone calls for free

Early Apple

Mar 1976

Woz and Steve show the early Apple I board at the Homebrew Computer Club

Apple Computer

1 Apr 1976

Apple Computer Inc. is incorporated by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ron Wayne

The birth of Lisa


Steve's ex-girlfriend Chris-Ann Brennan gives birth to their daughter Lisa. Steve refuses to acknowledge he is the father

The Macintosh

24 Jan 1984

Macintosh is launched in great fanfare at Apple’s annual shareholder meeting

Steve jobs (fried)


Steve Jobs "demanded so much from the people who worked for him. A power struggle erupted between Sculley and Jobs. In the spring of 1985 Apple's board sided with the CEO, removing Jobs from his command of the Macintosh group.

Steve jobs to Pixar


Alan Kay first introduces the Pixar team to Steve Jobs

The birth of Reed


Laurene gives birth to Steve’s first son, Reed Paul Jobs

His dad dies

Mar 1993

Steve's father, Paul Jobs, dies

The birth of Erin


Laurene gives birth to Erin Siena Jobs, her second child with Steve

Steve job (rehired)


Gil Amelio is ousted by the Apple Board of directors after a disastrous quarter. Steve Jobs is named interim CEO in his place and installs his NeXT executive team at the top of Apple

The birth of Eve


Eve Jobs, Laurene and Steve's youngest daughter, is born

The iPod

23 Oct 2001

After an 8-month crash development program, Steve Jobs unveils iPod at a small media event on the company's campus. He has no idea how it will tranform Apple

The iphone

June 2007

iPhone is released in the US

The iPad

27 Jan 2010

After months of wild rumors, Steve Jobs unveils iPad, 'the biggest thing Apple's ever done'. The tablet runs the same operating system as iPhone

Steve Jobs (died)

5 October 2011

Steve Jobs dies at home, surrounded by his family