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Elon Musk Biography | Inspirational Success Journey of Elon Musk

Elon Musk is one of the most inspiring entrepreneurs after Steve Jobs. Elon Musk is the world's 4th richest man. Elon Musk is known as a real-life iron man. In this post, I am going to tell you Elon Musk's biography today.

Elon Musk Biography | Success story of Elon Musk

Elon Musk biography

Who is Elon Musk?

He is the owner of 8 and founder of 10 companies. SpaceX is a private space agency that has a goal to settle humans on mars. Today SpaceX's valuation is more than 44 Billion $. Tesla who makes electric cars to reduce pollution and help the world. Tesla is the world's no 1 car company with more than 400 billion dollars of valuation.

SolarCity which uses solar energy and reduce pollution. Starlink which provide high-speed internet with the help of satellite. Boring company is making underground routes for fast transportation Hyperloop is making facilities for super-fast transportation.

NeuraLink is making devices which will help us to learn anything fast with AI and control anything just from thoughts. And open Ai which is a non-profit an organization which is making AI Safe so that it won't be dangerous for humans in the future.

Elon Musk had this idea while reading books when he was a kid. Elon musk owner of so many companies and he has opened many billion-dollar companies like PayPal which is an online bank.

Early life of Elon Musk :

Elon was born on June 28, 1971, in South Africa. As a kid, Elon read a lot of books. At the age of 12, Elon Musk Created a game named blaster which he has sold in 500$. At the age of 17, he shifted to Canada. He completed his studies at Queens University, Canada and the University of Pennsylvania, USA. After spending 2 years in Canada Elon shifted at the USA.

Success journey of Elon Musk :

In 1995 Elon and his brother Kimbal started Zip2. It was similar to today's google maps. Zip2 was famous in 1999 Compaq acquired Zip2 for 307 million dollars. From 307 million dollars Elon got 22 million dollars. 

In Silicon Valley, USA Elon was famous as a dot com millionaire. After becoming a millionaire Elon Musk would live a millionaire lifestyle but he didn't. And invested his money in the banking sector in 1999 to bring improvement in the banking sector. Elon musk started X.com an online bank which today is known as PayPal

In march 2000 X.com and confinity Merge together and changed its name as PayPal. In July 2002 PayPal was acquired by PayPal in 1.5 Billion dollars. From 1.5 $ Billion Elon got 250 million dollars. After getting 250 $ Million from PayPal.

SpaceX and Tesla Car Company :

He invested his money in space and electric cars which was a very Risky sector in that time and chances were very high that Elon would fail. And Elon himself know that he will fail but then too he started the company.

In one interview he was asked that why did you invest your money in these Risky sectors when you know that you will fail Elon Said, I didn't really think tesla would be successful. You should try even if the probable outcome is failure.

In June 2002 Elon started Space Exploration Technologies Corporation which is also called as SpaceX. SpaceX was focusing on building a reusable Rockets. In march 2006 SpaceX Launched its first Rocket which failed.

March 2007 SpaceX Launched its second Rocket and third rocket in 2008 Which all failed. After getting three failures in a row and not getting proper results for more than 6 years Elon then too never gave up

And he told that SpaceX is prepared for the 6 and 7 launches also 28 September SpaceX launched its 4th launch which at last succeed. From this event, we understood that Elon was very tough and we should never give up and never fear failures. Elon Musk is the best example of never give up.  In 2003 Elon musk Cofounded Tesla Motors.

From failure to success journey of Elon Musk :

In 2008 Elon's company was almost near to bankruptcy. Elon had two choice either to save SpaceX from bankruptcy or either save Tesla from bankruptcy. Elon Musk chooses Tesla. 

After the success of SpaceX 4th Rocket Launch NASA gave SpaceX a contract of 1.5 billion dollars. After this Elon's Both Company started growing. After so much of hard work, Elon Succeed in his work and today Elon is Very Successful.

Today Elon is the owner of 8 companies and the world's 4th richest man. Elon Musk is known as the most Inspiring and Successful Entrepreneur. Elon Musk become successful because he believed that he is a superhero.


Elon Musk says that book reading was the secret behind my success. Book reading was a habit that made Elon successful. Books reading can also make you successful. Therefore, you should read books. This was the biography of Elon Musk.

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