Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth
Mark Zuckerberg is the co-founder and CEO of Facebook, the social networking site, and one of the youngest Billionaires in the world. According to Forbes, Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth 2019 is $53.8 Billion, ranking him 6th in the list of the world’s richest people.
Zuckerberg has been creating software programs since school. His father taught him Atari BASIC Programming in the 1990s and gave him some first lesson in programming. Later he was taught by software developer David Newman. One of his first shows was Zucknet, which is considered a pioneer of AOL Instant Messenger.
In 2005, Zuckerberg’s business was heavily promoted by venture capital firm Accel Partners. Accel invested $12.7 Million in the network, which was only open to Ivy League students. Zuckerberg’s company was subsequently admitted to other universities, high schools, and international schools, and by December 2005 it increased the number of members of the site to more than 5.5 Million. The site then began to attract interest from other companies that wanted to advertise through popular social centres. Do not want to sell light, Zuckerberg refused the offer of companies such as Yahoo! And MTV network. Instead, he focused on expanding the site, opening up his projects to outside developers and adding more features.
Mark Zuckerberg is only backward Amazon’s founder Jeff Bezos and Microsoft. Bloomberg says Billionaires Index, co-founder Bill Gates was exceeded by Facebook’s 2.4% climb on Friday.
Facebook shares ended at $217.50 per share on Wed night and then dropped 18% due to unexpected second-quarter earnings reports. At the first time, the three richest people in the rankings have got wealth through technology. Now Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth 2019 is $53.8 Billion.
Mark donated about 290 Million Berkshire Hathaway B-level stocks to charities, maximum of which were donated to the Gates Foundation. According to Bloomberg, these stocks are now worth more than $50 Billion. He promised to give up 99% of the Facebook stock in his life
It is worth noting that Buffett, once the richest man in the world, has donated a large portion of his income to charities over the past decade.
Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth 2019 is $53.8 Billion
|Full Name||Mark Elliot Zuckerberg|
|Birthday||14th May 1984|
|Birthplace||White Plains, New York, USA|
|Distinctive Feature||Reddish hair, blue eyes, pale complexion|
|High School||Ardsley High School, Phillips Exeter Academy|
|University||Harvard University (Dropped out)|
|Occupation||Business Leader, computer programmer|
|Claim to Fame||CEO of Facebook, Won Time Person of the Year 2010.|
|Mark Zuckerberg Net Worth||$52.6 Billion|
|Father||Edward Zuckerberg (dentist)|
|Mother||Karen (née Kempner) (psychiatrist)|
|Associated People||Dustin Moskovitz (Facebook co-creator), Chris Hughes (Facebook co-creator), Jesse Eisenberg (Portrayed Mark Zuckerberg in the movie “The Social Network”, Eduardo Saverin (Facebook co-creator) (sued Zuckerberg – settled out of court)|
|Pets||Beast (dog – Puli)|
|Favourite Bands||Green Day, Jay-Z, Taylor Swift, Shakira|