Steve Jobs: Modern Day Hero
Steven C. and Adrian G.
Attributes of Hero
Heroes have a specific goal that they want to complete in their life. They are completely confident in what they do so they never doubted themselves. Heroes are extremely talented.
- Born in 1955
- Goes to Reed College in 1973
- Goes to India to help about 3 million blind people and get a college in 1973
- Got his first job at video game maker Atari in 1974
- He makes his company Apple Computer Inc. in 1976
- Starts making the Apple 1 in 1976
- Makes Apple II in 1978
- Donates money to India to help build eye hospitals in 1980
- Gives Apple II with VisiCalc software to Dr. Larry Brilliant to help blind people in 1980
- Starts the Apple 1980
- Macintosh is launched in 1984
- Buys George Lucas's computer division in 1986
- The original iBook is unveiled in 1999
- Introduces Mac G4 in 2000
- Steve Jobs dies at home in 2011
"How Barefoot Teen Steve Jobs Helped Cure 3 Million Blind People." The Hollywood Reporter. N.p., n.d. Web. 28 Feb. 2013.