Steve Job's Life

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Born

February 24, 1955

In San Francisco

Moved to Mountain View California

1960

Jobs met Steve Wozniak

1971

Graduated from High School

1972

Graduated from Homestead High School

Started to attend Reed College

1972

HIs first job at Atari

1974

Traveled to India

1974

Stayed for about seven months

Started to do drugs

1975

Jobs once said later that this was a positive experiance in his life that greatly benefited him

Started to attend the Homebrew Computer Club

1975

Founded the Apple Computer Company

1976

Jobs gave the idea to sell Woz's Apple I computer

1976

Jobs gets inspiration for a GUI computer after seeing the XEROX PARC

1980

The Macintosh computer developed.

1981

Mac comercial "1984" aired

December 31, 1983 - January 22, 1984

Considered the most influencial ad of all time

Removed Jobs as head of the Mac team

May 24, 1985

Then CEO John Sculley thought Jobs had too much power and was abusing it

Jobs resigns from Apple and founded NeXT Inc.

October 1985

Jobs bought The Graphics Group

1986

Later renamed Pixar

NeXT developed WebObjects

1996

WebObjects technology is still in use in the Apple Store, App Store, and iTunes store

Apple buys NeXT Inc. for $427 mil

1996

Jobs became de facto CEO of Apple

July 1997

Apple iMac introduced

1998

Board member of Gap

1999 - 2002

The first generation of iPod released

October 23, 2001

Jobs diagnosed with cancer

October 2003

The iPhone was released

June 29, 2007

Steve Jobs died

October 5, 2011