Steve Jobs is known for being an inspiration and an example for many technology creators around the world. He grew up in a middle-class family but he became one of the greatest inventors in the world. Steve Jobs is the creator of Apple. He showed the world what is possible. He created one of the first touch screen phone. Steve Jobs was born on February 24, 1955. He was born in San Francisco, California ("Short Bio" 1). His biological parents were Joanne Schieble and Abdulfattah Jandali. Steve Jobs knew about his biological family at age twenty-seven ("Steve Jobs Inventor" 1). Steve was adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs, a lower-middle-class couple. Clara had an ectopic pregnancy and could not have children. In 1955, they adopted beautiful a child. That child was Steve Jobs. Clara worked as an accountant and Paul was a Coast Guard veteran and mechanic. They lived in Mountain View, California. This place is known as Silicon Valley ("Short Bio" 1). .
Steve Jobs had an interesting life. Steve Jobs was always an thinker. He was always pranking in class. He had a hard time studying and the teacher would bribe him to study ("Extraordinary Career" 3). Jobs tested so well that the administrators wanted him to skip to high school; however, it was declined by his parents ("Biography" 1). Steve Jobs enrolled at Homestead High School in 1971. He became friends with Steve Wozniak (Woz). Woz explained in an interview why Steve Jobs and him became such good friends, he said, "Very few people, especially back then, had any idea what chips were, how they worked and what they could do. I had designed many computers, so I was way ahead of him in electronics and computer design, but we still .
had common interests. We both had pretty much sort of an independent attitude about things in the world." Woz became his partner later on in his life ("Steve Jobs Inventor" 1).