By Vanshika Thakur
Who hasn’t heard of Elon Musk? The Tech Giant is celebrating his 49th birthday today, having been one of the most innovative businessmen ever seen in the world, with a fortune of US$ 11.5bn. At the age of 10, the ever-inspiring visionary began his journey to becoming one of the world’s most influential people today. An amazing and skilled entrepreneur, Musk has been known for his magic of words. From writing the most bizarre tweets to giving out inspirational speeches, the Tesla Founder has given motivation to many.
When he was just nine years old Elon learned the basics of computer programming. At the age of 12, Elon released a video game named Blaster while students are busy doing their school assignments, which he later sold for a whopping $500!. Like every other leader in the world, the South African born too left the prestigious Stanford University in just two days after joining. Elon who was about to start his course in physics dropped out the university and founded his first-ever company called Zip2.
So on the occasion of his birthday let’s have a look at some of the lesser-known facts about Elon Musk:-