Elon Musk :The Real Life Tony Stark (Iron Man) Inspiring Life Journey !

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Elon Musk

Elon Musk the founder of PayPal, Tesla Motors, SpaceX and a bunch of other companies.

1) Elon Musk was born in South Africa to an engineer father and model mother on June 28, 1971.
2) Elon was a nerd during his childhood who use to read 10 hours a day as a kid, and even read the entire Encyclopedia Britannica.


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3) At the age of 12, Elon sold his first video game for $500 that he coded.
4) After being inspired by Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Elon decided that his new life mission would be to save humanity.


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5) Elon Leaves Stanford PhD program after two days to help found Zip2, which he started with a $28,000 loan from his father.
6) X.com merges with another online bank (Confinity) to form Paypal.


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7) Elon gets dethroned as CEO from Paypal while on his honeymoon, yet still invests more money in the company regardless.
8) Elon gets $250 million from the sale of Paypal to Ebay.


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9) He discovers that space rockets are artificially overpriced, and starts SpaceX to build his own rockets.
10) He meets Tesla founders Marc Tarpenning, Martin Eberhard and introduces them to JB Straubel. Elon invests in Tesla.


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11) After having three SpaceX rockets explode while approaching bankruptcy with Tesla, Elon takes action by investing his own personal fortune to the company.
12) He takes over as CEO of Tesla and raises an emergency fifth round of financing.


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13) Meanwhile, his fourth rocket launch with SpaceX succeeds and a $1.6B contract with NASA is signed, which is the biggest game changer in his life.


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14) In between, Tesla goes public in the stock market.
15) Elon announces reusable rockets that could make space flight 100x cheaper, and promises to also send humans to Mars by 2021-2031.


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16) Elon publishes the Hyperloop design, starts building the Gigafactory, unveils the Powerwall and eventually lands a rocket on an ocean platform.


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17) His other ventures involves SolarCity, OpenAI, The Boring Company and Neuralink.
18) The proof being that the Tony Stark most people know, the movie character in the Iron Man and Avengers, played by Robert Downey Jr is based on Elon Musk himself.


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"I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary" - Elon Musk
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