One of his many accomplishments is that in 1977 the Apple 2 was released as one of the first highly successful mass-produced personal computers. This computer was one of the original computers that ignited the computer business. Another accomplishment is the advancement in music through th use of the iPod created in 2001. Jobs helped in the aid of many different short films and many other full length films one of the most important being Toy Story which was made by Pixar Animation Studios. These are only few of many this man has accomplished.
One of his biggest challenges came later in life when he was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2003. During mid-2004 Jobs announced that he had a rare type of pancreatic cancer known as islet cell neuroendocrine tumor. He refused having surgery for his cancer for nine months and tried a vegan diet instead. In 2009 he underwent a liver transplant. He was on medical leave for most of 2011. He