He started Facebook at age of 19 and 9 months later he became a millionaire. At age of 21 he became the world's youngest billionaire. If you have passion about something then Age doesn’t matters. Creativity doesn't come with Age. Zuckerberg has surprised people over and over again, and he’s also shown the business world what it’s like to have passion for something that overrides a greed for money.
Mark Zuckerberg born on May 14 1984.
His Father Edward Zuckerberg is Dentist by profession.
His Mother Karen Zuckerberg Is Psychiatrist by profession.
He has three Sisters Randi, Donna and Arielle .
He got married to Priscilla Chan in 2012.
He lives in Palo Alto, California and is Jewish by religion.
He is a American computer programmer and Founder of FACEBOOK.
Mark started using computer and writing software when he was in
Software developer David Newman was hired to tutor him
Newman Call him “prodigy” , adding that it was tough to stay
ahead of him.
He built a program called “ZuckNet” for his father’s Dental clinic.
During high school years under Intelligent media group he build a
music player called the “Synape Media Player”
Microsoft and AOL tried to purchase Synapse and recruit mark but
they failed to do so.
By the time he joined the Harvard, he was already known
as “ Programming Prodigy ”.
In Second Year, he wrote a program called “ CourseMatch ”.
After Short time later, he came up with different Program
Called “ Facemash ”.
This Site went over a Weekend, but next Monday morning
the college shut it down.
Following Semester in January 2004, Zuckerberg started
writing codes for new site.
and On February 4, 2004. He launched “Thefacebook”
originally located at thefacebook.com.
Facebook was founded by Mark and his 3 Friends
Eduardo, Chris and Dustin.
He created Facemash which was a his Version of Popular website
‘Hot or Not’ exclusive for Harvard Students.
To get Pictures, Mark hacked Harvard’s private network.
Facemash was shut down and Mark Zuckerberg was set to
Idea of Facebook came in his mind From ‘ Face Books ’ which
many universities offer to their students.
And Finally in February 2004 Facebook was officially launched.
The following year ‘ The Facebook ’ became ‘Facebook’.
Peter Thiel was the first Investor in Facebook. He invested
$500,000 in the company.
Mark Zuckerberg is having Maximum share of 28.2% in the
company, which amounted to $24 Billions.
There were 500+ Investors. Most of them were from
These are Few Investors in company…
Percent of share
Digital Sky Technology
Facebook held its initial public offering (IPO) on May 18, 2012.
Facebook Valued its stock at $38 a share, pricing the
company at $104 billions.
Facebook Secondary Market share valued at $43.95 as on
8th september, 2013.
In 2007 Mark Zuckerberg was named Youngest Billionaire.
In 2009, Facebook was Awarded the
“ Product Of 2009 ” by GigaOm, VentureBeat
In 2010, Mark Zuckerberg was Awarded as
“2010 Person Of the Year” By TIME magazine..
In 2011, Mark Zuckerberg was the Top guy in
Fortune’s ‘40 Under 40’ List.
Mark Zuckerberg Win “CEO of The Year” At The 6th Annual
Crunchies on 31st January 2013.
2004 : Welcome to thefacebook.com
2005 : The original Facebook Profile
2009 : Facebook Homepage
2010 : Profile gets Facelift
The founders of ConnetU (Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss & Divya
Narendra) filled an Law suit against Mark Zuckerberg for copying their
Facebook is blocked in many counties like China, Iran, Uzbekistan, Pakistan,
Syria and Bangladesh on different basis.
On August 19, 2013 Facebook came into news when Khalil Shreath Hacked Mark
Zuckerberg’s Facebook account and posted on his wall. About the Bug which he
Facebook for Networking.
Facebook as source of information & news.
Breach to privacy and personal info.
Threat of viruses!
Fake Facebook profiles.
Facebook is addicting.