A squirrel dying in front of your house may be more relevant to your interests right now than people dying in Africa.
|Born||May 14, 1984|
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur, best known as one of the co-founders of the social networking website Facebook. He is the 2nd youngest self-made billionaire (2012) and the chairman and chief executive of Facebook, Inc. Interestingly, Mark Zuckerberg receives a one-dollar salary as CEO of Facebook. In 2007, at the age of 23, he became a billionaire as a result of Facebook's success.
Time magazine has named Zuckerberg among the 100 wealthiest and most influential people in the world. In 2011, Zuckerberg ranked first on the list of the "Most Influential Jews in the World" by The Jerusalem Post. Zuckerberg was played by actor Jesse Eisenberg in the 2010 film 'The Social Network', in which the rise of Facebook is portrayed.