APPLE the name itself has its power to attract people.I am not here to talk about the fruit also this is not a fruitful situation,I am talking about the APPLE corporation. Recently they announced a sad news about a person. I think(After Issac Newton, he is the man who rises to stardom with the help of APPLE) we all need to know about this person,People from all over the world have so much craze over their products. So by knowing the man, who was behind this brilliant technology, we may give a warm farewell for him in his last journey.
Mr. Steven Paul jobs, was an computer entrepreneur and one among the three founders of APPLE corporation, has passes away 5th October 2011 who was a pancreatic cancer survivor.In his life time he served as chairman , chief executive of APPLE Inc. also Chief executive in 'Pixar animations' and he was a member of board of directors in 2006 for 'The Walt Disney Company'.
Mr.Steve and APPLE:-
He started Apple with a high school friend in a Silicon Valley garage in 1976. But after a decade, he was forced out of the company but returned in 1986-1987 to save the company which was in dire financial straits. It had lost more than USD 800 million in a year.After that all we know what is the current situation of this billion dollar company.
If we looks back his early life,Mr.Steven was born in San Fransisco and grown up with his adopted parents Mr.PAul and Clara jobs of Mountain view, California whom named him Steven Paul Jobs. Mr.Steven biological parents are Abdulfattan John Jandali , a syrian muslim and Joanne simpson.
Though Steven was an Entrepreneur and Inventor.He was also interested in the way of spirituality.So for reaching his goal in spiritual world, he traveled to India and visited Neem Karoli Baba at Kainchi Ashram with a Reed College friend (later the first Apple Employee) Daniel kottke. When he returned from India he went back as a Buddhist with his head shaved and wearing traditional Indian Clothing.
Mr.Jobs married Laurene Powell on March 18,1991.His marriage was presided by a Zen Buddhist monk Kobun Chino Otogawa.This couple have a son and two daughters.Its was confirmed that Mr. Steven has another one daughter ,Lisa Brennan-jobs (1978) from his relation ship with Bay Area Painter Chrisann Brennan.
In the middle of 2004 Mr. Steven announced to his employees that he had been diagnosed with a cancerous tumor in his pancreas.He also stated that he had a rare and far less aggressive type known as islet cell Neuro-endocrine tumor.Until his last breath, he survived with this disease.
Awards and Honours:-
Mr. Steven Paul Jobs was awarded and honored with so many awards not only for his inventions and also for his charity works all over the world,some of them are 'National Medal of Technology' by the president Ronald Reagan (America) in 1984, a 'Jefferson Award for Public Service' for greatest public service by an individual under 35 years in 1987.Also he was considered as the most powerful person in business by Fortune Magazine on 2007.Also he was named as the "CEO of the decade" by Fortune Magazine in 2009.Financial Times named Mr.Jobs as its person of the year for 2010. Recently Forbes ranked him as No.17 in world's most powerful people.
Rest In Peace:-
Leaders and famous Personalities from all over the world are paying their homage to this great person of this century.Let's all pay our homage to this great person " May his soul Rest in Peace".