Elon Musk the South African born businessman engineer inventor Real-Life Iron man and probably savior of the human race. He has done an incredible amount in his 45 years.
He’s the 83rd richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of 11.5 billion dollars that’s a rapidly growing and is the brains behind what are today some of the most exciting technology companies in the world.
Let’s show up some things you probably don’t know About Elon Musk.
He coded his first game when he was 12 and sold it for 500$, basically making him a prodigy. The game was called “Blast Star,” and he created it using Commodore VIC-20 a web version of the game is still available online so you can play it to this day.
Much like Bill Gates, he started coding when he was very young. He’s been reading for five hours per day, most of the days during his childhood and quickly assimilated knowledge.
One of the most exciting things, he cured his fear of the dark by studying fundamental physics he understood that darkness is the absence of photons in the visible wavelength, and that silly to be scared of the lack of photons because he was pretty small.
The school was terrible for him as he was bullied every day, so be careful who you bully in school they might turn out to be a future Billionaire.
When musk was at college, he feeds himself for less than 1$ a day. He might have come from a reasonably fortunate background, but he lived on almost nothing while he was studying, Elon Musk said that he used to prevent scurvy and illness by adding red pepper to his cheap ramen noodles.
Something that you might not know is that to make some money and pay for college. He had a best friend who turned their house into a nightclub. They rented a ten bedroom house and threw large parties during the weekend, sometimes up to five hundred people would show up, and you’d pay five dollars per person. When his friend made sure the party was lit Mask remained Sober to maintain control of the party.