Steve Jobs died of respiratory arrest due to a tumor caused by pancreatic cancer. He died on 5th October 2011, at 3 PM Pacific Time. At the time of his death, he was at his home in Palo Alto, California. Jobs had been fighting the disease since his 2003 diagnosis until he finally died at the age of 56.
What was he known for?
Steve Jobs was the co-founder of Apple. He was also the primary investor in Pixar, one of the most popular animation companies in the world. Additionally, he founded NeXT, a computer animation company.
What were Steve Jobs’ last words?
According to a eulogy delivered by his sister, Mona Simpson, his last words were, “Oh wow. Oh wow. Oh Wow!” He first fixed his gaze on his sister Perry, then on his children, and finally his wife, Laurene Powell Jobs. Jobs then focused his attention on a point past them and over their shoulders then uttered his last words.
Where is Steve Jobs buried?
Steve Jobs is buried in an unmarked grave in the Alta Mesa Memorial Park, Palo Alto, California. According to his death certificate, he was put to rest on Friday, 10th October 2011. The Alta Mesa Memorial Park is the resting place of many artists and techno giants. This includes co-founder of HP – David Packard. You can see Jobs’ death certificate here.
Where are Steve Jobs’s wife and children now?
The location of the family home was kept a secret according to Forbes. However, they have been spotted a number of times. In 2013, it was revealed that Laurene Powell Jobs, his widow, was dating former D.C. mayor Adrian Fenty. The family was spotted in Italy on a yacht that Steve commissioned but never lived to see.
How much was Steve Jobs worth at the time of his death?
Steve Jobs had an estimated $10.2 billion dollars at the time of his death. It would have been much bigger than this if he at one did not sell all of his shares but one. This was during a power struggle that led to Jobs being ousted from Apple, a company he founded.