Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs

Timeline of Steve Jobs. He was an American business magnate, industrial designer, investor, and media proprietor. Best known for founding Apple Inc.

23 February 1955

Born San Francisco

Steve Jobs was born on 24th of February 1955 in San Francisco, Californië. Steve was best known for co-founding Apple Inc together with Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne.

30 November 1973

Reed College

Steve Jobs attend and drops out of Reed College

10 January 1975

Apple 1 Computer

Steve and Woz assemble Apple I Computer.

31 March 1976

Founding Apple Inc.

Apple Inc. was incorporated by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ron Wayne.

31 December 1983


Macintosh is launched at Apple's annual shareholder meeting.

11 July 1985

Steve leaves Apple

Job's left Apple and started a new computer firm NeXT

11 December 1986


Steve Jobs buys Pixar Animation Studios

17 March 1991


Steve Jobs marries Laurene Powel

18 January 1993

Toy Story

Toy Story work is haulted and becomes NeXT Software Inc.

19 December 1996

Apple buys NeXT $400M

On 20 december 1996 Apple Inc announces the acquisition of NeXT

5 January 2000

CEO Apple

Steve Jobs is back as CEO at Apple Inc.

22 October 2001


First iPod is introduced and Apple opens retail stores

16 May 2005

Stanford University

Steve gives commencement speech at Stanford University. In the same year Steve Jobs unveils iWork, the Mac mini, iPod shuffle and Mac OS X 10.4.

28 June 2007


Introduction iPhone, Apple TV and iPod Touch. Apple Computers becomes Apple Inc.

13 January 2009

Medical leave

Jobs takes medical leave for six months and has surgery for liver transplant.

26 January 2010


Jobs introduces iPad, iPhone 4 and iPod Touch 4G and new Macbook Air

23 August 2011

Steve Jobs Resigns

Steve Jobs resigned his position as CEO of Apple.

4 October 2011

Stay Hungry Stay Foolish

On 5th of October 2011 Steve Jobs passes away.

19 September 2020

Apple Keynote