The Life of Steve Jobs

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He was born to Joanne Schieble, and Abdulfattah Jandali. Both of them were graduates of the University of Wisconsin. Unfortunately, they gave the unnamed (Steve)son up for adoption. His father, Abdulfattah Jandali, was a Syrian political science professor and his mother, Jonne Schieble worked as a speech therapist. Later after they gave Steve up for adoption the married couple had another child, Mona Simpson. It was not until Steve was 27 that he was able to discover this information on his biological parents.
As an infant, Steve was adopted by Clara and Paul Jobs and named Steven P. Jobs. Clara worked as an accountant and Paul was a Coast Guard Veteran and machinist. The family lived in Mountain View in California’s Silicon Valley. As a boy, Stece and his father Paul would work on electronics in the family garage. Paul would show Steve how to take apart and reconstruct them, a hobby which instilled something great into Steve. As time went on Steve preferred to do things by himself. He was very competitive and tenacious with certain things. However he was not interested in team sports or other group activites.
While Steve being a very intelligent and innovative kid, his youth was riddled with frustrations over formal schooling. He was a prankster in elementary school; Some of Steve’s teachers even had to bribe him to study. When it came to testing results, Steve did so well that the Administrators…

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