Elon Musk Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

 Elon Musk Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Elon Reeve Musk FRS, better known as Elon Musk is a South African-born American entrepreneur and businessman who founded X.com in 1999 (which later became PayPal), SpaceX in 2002, and Tesla Motors in 2003. Musk became a multimillionaire in his late 20s when he sold his start-up company, Zip2, to a division of Compaq Computers and recently Elon bought Twitter for $44 billion.

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Elon Musk Biography (wiki):

Born on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, South Africa, he is currently 51 years old as of 2023. Despite being of South African origin, he holds American nationality and is of American ethnicity. Elon is a Christian by religion and has been divorced.

Elon Musk is famously known for his involvement in many innovative and futuristic projects, such as founding SpaceX, Tesla, and The Boring Company. He has been working relentlessly to make space exploration accessible to ordinary people and revolutionize the automobile industry by creating electric vehicles that are both environmentally friendly and technologically advanced.

Being a Cancerian, Elon is known for his emotional intelligence, tenacity, and ambitious nature, which are reflected in his projects and ventures. His innovative thinking and forward-looking approach have made him one of the most influential and respected entrepreneurs of this time.

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Full Name (real name)Elon Reeve Musk
Nickname or Other NamesElon Musk (doge memer)
ProfessionAmerican entrepreneur and businessman
GenderMale
Date of Birth and AgeJune 28, 1971
Age (as of 2023)51 years old
BirthplacePretoria, South Africa
NationalityUnited States
EthnicityAmerican
ReligionChristian
SpouseDivorced
Zodiac SignCancer

Elon Musk Net Worth 2023:

In January 2021, Musk reportedly surpassed Jeff Bezos as the wealthiest man in the world and as of 2023 is the second richest person in the world. 

Elon Musk net worth is $188 Billion in 2023 (the 2nd richest man of the world)

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Early Life

Musk was born on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, South Africa. As a child, Musk was so lost in his daydreams about inventions that his parents and doctors ordered a test to check his hearing. At about the time of his parent's divorce, when he was 10, Musk developed an interest in computers. He taught himself how to program, and when he was 12 he sold his first software: a game he created called Blastar.

In grade school, Musk was short, introverted, and bookish. He was bullied until he was 15 and went through a growth spurt and learned how to defend himself with karate and wrestling.

Family Tree

Here you can check and read the family tree of Elon Musk:

 Current relationship: Girlfriend Claire Boucher, who is also known as Grimes.
Father Name Errol Musk
Mother Name Maye Musk
Brother Name Kimbal
Sister Name Tosca Musk
Spouse Name His first wife Talulah Riley was married twice, from 2010 to 2012, and from 2013 to 2016, and his second wife Justine Wilson was married from 2000 to 2008.
Children X AE A-XII Musk, Vivian Jenna Wilson, Exa Dark Siderael Musk, Nevada Alexander Musk, Griffin Musk, Saxon Musk, Kai Musk, and Damian Musk.

Here's some more data about the 6 kids of Elon Musk:

  1. Nevada Alexander Musk: born in 2002 to Elon Musk and his first wife, Justine Wilson.
  2. Griffin Musk: born in 2004 to Elon Musk and his first wife, Justine Wilson.
  3. Kai Musk: born in 2006 to Elon Musk and his first wife, Justine Wilson.
  4. Xavier Musk: born in 2014 to Elon Musk and his ex-wife, Talulah Riley.
  5. Saxon Musk: born in 2015 to Elon Musk and his ex-wife, Talulah Riley.
  6. Damian Musk: born in 2020 to Elon Musk and his current partner, Grimes.

However, some even mention that Elon has over 10 kids but nobody can actually show all of the kids.

Education and Certificates

At age 17, in 1989, Musk moved to Canada to attend Queen’s University and avoid mandatory service in the South African military. Musk obtained his Canadian citizenship that year, in part because he felt it would be easier to obtain American citizenship via that path. In 1992, Musk left Canada to study business and physics at the University of Pennsylvania. He graduated with an undergraduate degree in economics and stayed for a second bachelor’s degree in physics.

After leaving Penn, Musk headed to Stanford University in California to pursue a Ph.D. in energy physics. However, his move was timed perfectly with the Internet boom, and he dropped out of Stanford after just two days to become a part of it, launching his first company, Zip2 Corporation in 1995. Musk became a U.S. citizen in 2002.

Height and Weight

Here you can read about Elon Musk's height and weight, as he is 6ft 2in (187 cm) tall in height and 82 kg (180 lbs) in weight. 

Social Media Profiles

You can be in contact with Elon Musk and get the latest updates about (her/his career) and more on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Career

Elon Musk is a business magnate, industrial designer, and engineer. He is the founder, CEO, CTO, and chief designer of SpaceX; early investor, CEO, and product architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; co-founder of Neuralink; and co-founder and initial co-chairman of OpenAI. He is now the Chief Executive Officer of Twitter as he bought the company.

Awards and Achievements

Elon Musk founded SpaceX, a company that makes rockets and spacecraft. He became the chief executive officer and a major funder of Tesla, which makes electric cars. Elon Musk has won the Axel Springer Award in January 2020.

Interesting Facts and FAQs

  • At the age of 12, Elon Musk created and sold a video game to a magazine. 
  • Musk's earliest venture was the founding of Zip2, a company that provided maps and business directories to newspapers and was later sold to Compaq for $307 million.
  • After buying Twitter, Elon made Dogecoin's Dog the CEO of Twitter and then updated the Twitter logo with a Dogecoin icon of a dog.
  • He seems to be unprofessional and shares memes every day on his social media accounts but Elon is actually a hard-working entrepreneur who works for his companies 24/7.

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Elon Musk Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Elon Musk Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Elon Musk Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Elon Musk Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Musk has stated he graduated from college with $100,000 in student debt. Musk made his fortune with PayPal's $1.5 billion sales to eBay in 2002. He was first listed on Forbes Billionaires List in 2012, with a net worth of $2 billion.