Birth and Childhood
His adoptive parents adopted a daughter Patty the same year they moved. In his younger years he attended a very poor elementary school.He was bullied when he was about eleven years old. He pleaded to transfer schools, so the family moved.
Paul was a mechanic and taught Steve how to build electronics and take them apart. Steve became more and more interested in computers. Tinkering on electronics was now one of his hobbies.
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Steve Jobs also had a job at Pixar Animation Studios. He bought the company Graphic Groups, later renamed Pixar, because it was going out of business. The following movies were made as Steve Jobs executive producer: A Bug's Life, Toy Story, Toy Story 2, Toy Story 3, Monsters inc., Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, Cars, Ratatouille, and WALL-E. Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, WALL-E, and Toy Story 3 were all nominated and/or recieved an Acadamy Award for best animated feature.
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Steve had very good career choices. He had a great wealth. He was a good entrepreneur. He had a great life
In high school, Steve became friends with Bill Hernandez. Bill introduced Steve Jobs to Steve Woznaik. They all loved electronics and computers in fact, Steve Woznaik was making computers. Steve Jobs thought they could sell them.
Steve and Steve later became business partners. If Bill never introduced Steve J. to Steve W., Apple wouldnt be here today.
His last words, hours before his death, were " Oh wow. Oh wow, Oh wow.". Apple, Microsoft, and Disney put their fags half mast from October sixth to the eleventh. He is buried at an unmarked grave at Alta Mesa Memorial Park. A small private funeral was held on October seventh, 2011.
Before he died he was treated for pancreatic cancer.