Biography Project for Mrs. Hemry's 8th grade Language Arts class
made by Austin Kronk
Steve Jobs was born on February 24, 1955 in San Francisco, California and died October 5, 2011.
Significant Events in History that Affected Steve Jobs
1. Steve Jobs was adopted.
2. Steve dropped out of collage.
3. Steve was born into a world where technology was becoming very popular.
As a child Steve was adopted. His father that adopted him work a lot with technology. Steve's dad made a work space out in the garage for Steve so they can work together on things.
People who affected Steve's life
Steve's father affected Steve's life majorly. Steve's dad worked with electronics and construction. Some times Steve would work with his dad, and his dad made a personal space for Steve to work.
Steve was adopted
Steve became co-founder of apple computers.
Steve became CEO of apple computers
Steve made the first at home ready personal computer
The theme of Steve's life was
Steve's words of advice
"You can’t con people in this business. The products speak for themselves."
"Simple can be harder than complex. You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains."
"It's really hard to design products by focus groups. A lot of times, people don't know what they want until you show it to them."
"STEVE JOBS LAST APPEARANCE Presentation to the Cupertino City Council June 7 2011." YouTube. YouTube, n.d. Web. 08 Mar. 2015.
"Steve Jobs' Last Words and Best Advice." YouTube. YouTube, n.d. Web. 08 Mar. 2015.
"Inspirational Quotes From the Late, Great Steve Jobs [SlideShare]."Inspirational Quotes From the Late, Great Steve Jobs [SlideShare]. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Mar. 2015.