Mark Zukerberg is a technology entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is known for founding Facebook and he is now the chairman and executive officer too. He was born on May 14th, 1984 and is 35 years old.
Quick Facts, Early life and Education
Mark Zuckerberg is an American national. He is a very famous entrepreneur and founder of the facebook community. He is a self-made man who has worked hard to achieve everything on his own. He was born and brought up in New York. He is from a well-educated family and since his young age, he was interested in software programming. His parents were aware of his skills and provided him with a good programming teacher due to which he further polished his talent. He got admitted to Harvard University after finishing school.
Success story and emerging of Facebook
Since his entry in Harvard, he gained immense attention because of his great skills. He made two programmes there known as CourseMatch and FaceMash.He came up with the idea of facebook while conversing with his group of talented friends. He envisioned the facebook website where friends, family or relatives could get connected easily though they are in different parts of the world.
After leaving Harvard he concentrated fully on making facebook a success and by the end of 2004, it was already getting attention. Facebook has around 12 billion users from around the world now. It is now a part of his business where he has invested his shares too. Facebook community is never-ending and increasing each day.
Net worth and current influence
According to the latest reports in 2018 Mark’s net worth is estimated to be $63.5 billion which is very huge. At a young age, he has gained immense wealth and status. He is known to be a good human being in real life too. He believes in giving a lot to the charity organization. He also stated in various interviews that he will be donating at least 50 % of his wealth to philanthropist causes. When his daughter was born he and his wife decided to donate a lot of his wealth for causes because of which he was criticized a lot. Most of his earnings come from facebook.
Family, Children and wife
Many people often wonder how Mark and his wife actually met. There is some interesting piece of news here. Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg met each other at the White House in 2012. He was waiting in the line to use the bathroom liked Priscilla on the first sight. They are now happily married and their bond shows no signs of a breakup.
His wife is also talented and leads a busy life. She is a graduate of Harvard University where he major was Biology. They both are donating for many charity organizations and are known to taking decision of their live together. There is a high level of mutual trust and respect between them which makes them on the most idolized couple. The much loved couple have two children named Maxima Chan Zuckerberg and August Chan Zuckerberg.