Musk attended Pretoria Boys High School and then went on to study physics and economics at the University of Pretoria. Later, he transferred to the University of Pennsylvania, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics and a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the Wharton School.
Elon Musk Family
Musk’s family includes his father, Errol Musk, who is a South African electromechanical engineer, and his mother, Maye Musk, who is a Canadian model and dietitian. He also has a younger brother named Kimbal Musk and a younger sister named Tosca Musk.
Elon Musk Career
Musk’s career began when he co-founded Zip2, a web software company, in 1995. He sold the company to Compaq for $307 million in 1999. He then co-founded X.com, an online payment company, which later became PayPal and was sold to eBay for $1.5 billion in 2002.
Musk’s most well-known ventures include SpaceX, which he founded in 2002, and Tesla, which he joined as chairman in 2004. In addition to SpaceX and Tesla, Musk has also been involved in other ventures, such as SolarCity and The Boring Company.
Elon Musk Net Worth
Elon musk net worth was estimated to be around $192 billion as of March 27, 2023, primarily from his ownership stakes in Tesla and SpaceX, Musk is the second-wealthiest person in the world, according to both the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and Forbes’s real-time billionaires list.