Steve Jobs was a fascinating person who confounded and inspired many people. More than anything else, he was known for technological innovations. To know more interesting and surprising facts about him, check this out. Besides, there are various Steve Jobs biography books and films which you can download online today!
Steve Jobs Biography
Steve Jobs will always be remembered for his technological innovations that changed millions of lives but there are also other things that you might be quite interested to learn about.
- LSD: Steve Jobs tried LSD and according to him, it is one of the two or three most important things he had done in his life.
- Joan Baez: Yes, Steve Jobs dated Joan Baez. She is a folk singer and they had dated when he was in his twenties.
- Vegetarian: Unlike others, Steve Jobs was a vegetarian. PETA praised him for being a vegetarian. He also supported animals, which made him a better person in the eyes of other people.
- Saved Pixar. Steve purchased the company of George LucasFilm for five million US dollars in the year 1986.
- Largest shareholder: Not everyone know that Steve Jobs was the largest shareholder of Disney when the company bought Pixar in 2006.
- Internship with Hewlett-Packard: In his eighth grade, he called Hewlett William, a co-founder of Hewlett-Packard about missing part of frequency counter that he was assembling. After 20 minutes of talk, Hewlett offered Steve Jobs a summer internship.
- Homeless: Steve Jobs said he never had a dorm room and he slept only on the floor of his friends’ room. He sold coke bottles for five cents to buy food and walked seven miles each Sunday night in order to get to Hare Krishna temple.
- Drove without license plate: He drove his Mercedes-Benz SLRR for many years without an official license. Instead he only used a barcode.
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