Steve Jobs

1955 - 2011

Steve Jobs

Steven Paul Jobs (; February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American business magnate, industrial designer, investor, and media proprietor. He was the chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), and co-founder of Apple Inc., the chairman and majority shareholder of Pixar, a member of The Walt Disney Company's board of directors following its acquisition of Pixar, and the founder, chairman, and CEO of NeXT. Jobs is widely recognized as a pioneer of the personal computer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s, along with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. Jobs was born in San Francisco, California, and put up for adoption. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Jobs has received more than 40,907,824 page views. His biography is available in 150 different languages on Wikipedia making him the most popular designer.

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Among designers, Steve Jobs ranks 1 out of 71After him are Antonio Stradivari, Ferdinand Porsche, Giorgio Armani, Peter Carl Fabergé, Gianni Versace, William Morris, Thomas Andrews, Gerrit Rietveld, Paco Rabanne, László Moholy-Nagy, and Michael Thonet.

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Among people born in 1955, Steve Jobs ranks 1After him are Bill Gates, Bruce Willis, Nicolas Sarkozy, Michel Platini, Rowan Atkinson, Tim Berners-Lee, Alain Prost, Kevin Costner, Jair Bolsonaro, Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and Willem Dafoe. Among people deceased in 2011, Steve Jobs ranks 3Before him are Muammar Gaddafi and Kim Jong-il. After him are Elizabeth Taylor, Václav Havel, Osama bin Laden, Sathya Sai Baba, Peter Falk, Otto von Habsburg, Cesária Évora, Wangari Maathai, and Svetlana Alliluyeva.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steve Jobs ranks 45 out of 12,171Before him are Wallis Simpson (1896), Morgan Freeman (1937), Stan Lee (1922), Andy Warhol (1928), Harry S. Truman (1884), and Jack London (1876). After him are Al Capone (1899), Noam Chomsky (1928), Robert Frost (1874), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), Richard Nixon (1913), and James Stewart (1908).

Among DESIGNERS In United States

Among designers born in United States, Steve Jobs ranks 1After him are Iris Apfel (1921), Alan Freed (1921), Paul Rand (1914), Ruth St. Denis (null), Colleen Atwood (1948), Ollie Johnston (1912), and Hank Green (1980).