Who is Steve Jobs?

558 WordsJan 31, 20182 Pages
Steven Paul Jobs was born February 24, 1955 in San Francisco, California. Steve’s biological parents were named Joanne Simpson and Abdulfattah Jandail (John Jandail), and they both graduated from the University of Wisconsin. Joanne was a speech therapist, and his father was a Syrian political science professor. They gave Steve up for adoption unnamed. After they put him up for adoption, they married and had a daughter named Mona Simpson. Steve never found any information on his family until he was 27. As an infant, Clara and Paul Jobs adopted him. Clara was an accountant, while Paul was a coast guard veteran and machinist. Steve grew up in a house that had a mountain view of California’s Silicon Valley. As a boy, Steve and his father would work on electronics in their garage. His dad showed him how to take apart and put back together different electronics, which really got Steve interested in them. However, Steve had lots of trouble in school both work and bullying. His teachers would have to bribe him to do his work. Overall, Steve had a very difficult early life. Education Steve jobs went to Monta Loma Elementary School throughout his whole elementary school carrier. He wasn’t interested in school till about 4th grade because in 4th grade, His teachers bribed him with candy and $5 bills to do his homework. This bribery really influenced Steve to do his work to the best of his ability, which eventually lead to him skipping 5th grade. He was often bullied though and it
Open Document