Elon Musk: Net worth, Age, Marital status, Career, Children, Education

Elon Reeve Musk is a businessman and investor. He is the founder, chairman, CEO, and chief technology officer of SpaceX; angel investor, CEO, product architect and former chairman of Tesla, Inc.; owner, chairman and CTO of X Corp.; founder of the Boring Company and xAI; co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI; and president of the Musk Foundation. He his also the owner of X (formally twitter).

Elon musk is the second richest man in the world currently.


Elon musk was born June 28, 1971 in Pretoria, South Africa.


Elon musk bagged a degree in Bachelor of Arts/Science, University of Pennsylvania.


Elon musk childhood was a bit rough where he said he was a victim of bully. He also stated that he had a terrible upbringing by his father. Musk said “I had a terrible upbringing. I had a lot of adversity growing up. One thing I worry about with my kids is they don’t face enough adversity,”.

He went on to make Tech his priority and a way of escaping it all.


Elon musk with his brother Kimbal, co-founded online city guide software company Zip2. The startup was acquired by Compaq for $307 million in 1999. That same 1999 Elon musk co-founded X.com, a direct bank. X.com merged with Confinity in 2000 to form PayPal.

Elon musk founded SpaceX, a spaceflight services company then later in 2004, he became an early investor in electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors, Inc. (now Tesla, Inc.). He became its chairman and product architect, assuming the position of CEO in 2008. In 2015, he co-founded OpenAI, a nonprofit artificial intelligence research company. The following year, Musk co-founded Neuralink—a neurotechnology company developing brain–computer interfaces—and the Boring Company, a tunnel construction company.

In 2022, he acquired Twitter for $44 billion,then changed it name to X.

Today Elon musk is the richest man in the world currently.

Marital Status

Elon musk has been married and divorced three times,twice from his second wife, Talulah Riley. He went on to start a relationship with Canadian singer/songwriter Claire Elise Boucher, professionally known as Grimes, with whom he had a son in 2020 and a daughter in 2022. He has 11 children and according to forbe, he is currently single.


Elon musk has 11 children.

Net worth

According to forbe, Elon musk net worth is estimated to be around $205.6 Billion.

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