Facebook’s Mark Zuckberg

Zuck is worth $56.2 Billion

In the beginning (According to the Wikipedia)

Zuckerberg was born in 1984 in White Plains, New York. He is the son of dentist Edward Zuckerberg and psychiatrist Karen Kempner. He and his three sisters, Randi, Donna, and Arielle, were brought up in Dobba, Ferry, New York, a small Westchester County village about 21 miles north of Midtown Manhattan. Zuckerberg was raised Jewish and had his bar mitzvah when he turned 13. Afterward, he became an atheist. He has shown an appreciation for Buddhism.

The REAL Deal (According to our Sources)

Mark Zuckerberg grew up in a comfortable upper middle class life outside of New York City. He always had an interest in computers and had an opportunity to learn programming at a very young age. Before entering high school, he had already written several programs that were fairly complex and learned the basics of software design.

young mark zuckberg

Zuck was accepted into Harvard University after excelling in his high school studies. He was roommates with another computer science major Dustin Moskovitz. They began to bond over their desire to hack together projects that acquired users on Harvard’s campus. A few of their projects got so much traffic that they crashed the campus servers. 

mark zuckerberg harvard

A turning point in Zuck’s programming career came when Harvard was late publishing their annual Facebook yearbook. He seized the opportunity to create an online version. When he added some features like “relationship status” and the site was covered by the campus Crimson newspaper and The Facebook went viral. Zuck and his team took this momentum to launch at other Ivy League campuses and experienced tremendous growth in a short amount of time during the summer of 2004. As other social networks popped up like MySpace, Collegester, Tribe.net, Zuck moved quickly to keep his community restricted to college students to preserve trust and user experience.

Mark Zuckberg High School

While at Harvard, Zuck met his future wife Priscilla Chan. She was a pre-med student and they remained friends throughout his time in Cambridge, MA. After deciding to leave Harvard and move to Silicon Valley in 2004 to continue the development of his project, they kept in touch and grew closer. They are now married and live in the bay area with their first child.

mark zuckberg wife

Zuck is one of the most famous people on the planet. The Facebook eventually dropped “The” and is known throughout the world as “Facebook.” His empire also includes Instagram, Oculus & WhatsApp. Between all his digital assets, his products attract close to 2,000,000,000 users worldwide and growing. Facebook stock is also one of the most successful IPOs and Nasdaq performers since going public on May 18, 2012.


Mark has a vision of spreading Facebook to the developing world. His project, Internet.org’s mission is to beam WiFi to Africa and third world countries via a solar powered drone. He strongly believes Facebook can truly connect the world and continue to be the platform where people share their live and new ideas.

Mark Zuckerberg Africa





His celebrity peaked in October 2010.



He is searched 1,220,000 times per month.


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