Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is a well-recognized American philanthropist as well as an internet entrepreneur. Popularly, Zuckerberg is known for his leading incorporation, “Facebook.”
He is the chairman, controlling shareholder, and chief executive officer of the social networking site “Facebook.” Besides, he also holds the position of a board member of the “Breakthrough Starshot,” the solar sail project on spacecraft development which was co-founded by him.
Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth 2020
In May 2012, Zuckerberg made Facebook spread among the public holding its shares. During 2007, he was 23-years-old when he was recognized as the “Youngest Self-made Billionaire in the World”.
As per the records under December 2019, his net worth came into estimation as $74 billion. Presently, his net worth is estimated to be $72.1 billion in 2020.
Mark Zuckerberg Biography
|Full Name||Mark Zuckerberg|
|Birth Date||14th May 1984|
|Place of Birth||White Plains, USA|
|Current Residence||Dobbs Ferry, USA|
|Age (as of 2020)||35 Years|
|Height||1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Hair Color||Goldish Brown|
|Eye Color||Hazel Grey|
|Occupation||CEO of Facebook|
Edward Zuckerberg and Karen got blessed with Mark on 1984, May 14. Zuckerberg took birth in White Plains, in New York City. His mother was a psychiatrist and father was a dentist. His parents also had three daughters, Arielle, Donna, and Randi.
Zuckerberg’s childhood was spent in a household-based on Reform Jewish. Although, his ancestors were from Poland, Austria, and Germany. He held a “Bar Mitzvah” which was themed on “Star Wars” when he was 13-years-old.
Education and College Days
Zuckerberg was an excellent student at Ardsley High School who always came up with excellent results. Later on, he was shifted to Phillips Exeter Academy (a private school) located in New Hampshire. At the academy, he achieved several awards and prizes in physics, astronomy, classical studies, and mathematics.
During his youth age, he took part in the summer camp of the “Johns Hopkins Centre for Talented Youth.” Zuckerberg’s college application revealed that he has the knowledge to read and write Hebrew, French, ancient Greek, and Latin. He served as the caption of the team for fencing.
Marriage Life and Kids
When Zuckerberg was attending a fraternity party in his Harvard sophomore year, he met Priscilla Chan for the first time. In 2003, the couple began dating each other. In 2012, Zuckerberg sent an invitation to Chan to shift in his Palo Alto house which was rented by him.
Zuckerberg and Chan tied their knots on May 19, 2012. Also, they celebrated the joy of completing Chan’s graduation as a medical student.
In 2015, Zuckerberg made an announcement related to their baby expectation and also revealed about three miscarriages had by Chan.
Zuckerberg announced the good news about their baby girl, Maxima Chan Zuckerberg on December 1. In August 2017, both of them got blessed with a second baby girl.
Professional Life and Early Career
Zuckerberg attended his college years at Harvard University. At that time, he used his dormitory room to launch the social media website, Facebook in 2004. He was accompanied by his roommates Dustin Moskovitz, Andrew McCollum, Chris Hughes, and Eduardo Saverin.
The launch was originally made only to a few campuses in the college. Later on, the site got huge expansion and reached beyond the campus area among 1 billion people using it by the period of 2012.