Alexander Graham Bell vs Mark Zuckerberg

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Inventor of Telephone
Cofounder, Chairman and CEO, Facebook
Net worth 2018
$72.45 Billion
Scientists
Industry
Technology
Edinburgh
Residence
White Plains
British, Scottish
Country
United States
03/03/1847
BirthDay
14/05/1984
August 2, 1922
Died On
Height
1.71 m
Children
2
University of Edinburgh, University College London
Education
Drop Out, Harvard University
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2019

Towards the end of the 19th century his interests began to move away from sound transmission and recording to transport technologies

1922

He died on August 2, 1922 at his private estate, Beinn Bhreagh, Nova Scotia, Canada due to complications from diabetics

1907

He developed a passion for air travel and helped to establish the Aerial Experiment Association in 1907

1906

From 1906 to 1919, he also worked on boating inventions that would lead to the development of the hydrofoil craft

1888

He was one of the founders of the National Geographic Society in 1888 and served as its president from 1896 to 1904

1883

By 1883, he created the technology for the Graphophone and other early sound recording equipment, including a magnetic recording technology that was an early form of tape recording

1877

Supreme Court ruled in Bell's favor and subsequently ‘Bell Telephone Company’ was formed in 1877

1876

On March 10, 1876, he produced the first intelligible telephone call, when he summoned his assistant, with words that Bell transcribed in his lab notes as “Mr

1874

In 1874, he hired an assistant, Thomas Watson, a skilled electrician, who developed the tools and instruments he needed to continue the project

1873

In 1873, he was appointed the professor of ‘Vocal Physiology and Elocution’ at the Boston University School of Oratory

1872

In 1872, he founded ‘School of Vocal Physiology and Mechanics of Speech’ in Boston, where he taught elocution to his pupils

1870

In 1870, after the death of two of his brothers, the Bell family moved to Canada for the sake of his health

1847

He was born on March 3, 1847, in Edinburgh, Scotland, to Prof

2018

1 billion as of January 2018, making him the fifth richest person in the world

2017

" As he closed his commencement address at Harvard University in May 2017, Zuckerberg shared the Jewish prayer Mi Shebeirach, which he stated he says when he faces challenges in life

2016

" In December 2016, when asked "Aren't you an atheist?" in response to a Christmas Day post on Facebook, Zuckerberg responded, "No

2015

On July 31, 2015, Zuckerberg announced that he and Chan were expecting a baby girl

2014

Zuckerberg has also been very active in China, and he has been a member of Tsinghua University business school's advisory board since 2014

2013

When questioned about the mid-2013 PRISM scandal at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in September 2013, Zuckerberg stated that the U

2012

On May 19, 2012, Zuckerberg and Chan married in Zuckerberg's backyard in an event that also celebrated her graduation from medical school

2011

The company first participated in the event in 2011, with 70 employees, and this number increased to 700 for the 2013 march

2010

Zuckerberg studied Mandarin in preparation for the couple's visit to China in December 2010

2009

Zuckerberg ranked number 23 on the Vanity Fair 100 list in 2009

2008

Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters Spokeswoman, Elma Rosas, told Bloomberg that Zuckerberg is listed as "no preference" on voter rolls, and he voted in at least two of the past three general elections, in 2008 and 2012

2007

In November 2007, confidential court documents were posted on the website of 02138, a magazine that catered to Harvard alumni

2002

In 2002, Zuckerberg registered to vote in Westchester County, New York, where he grew up, but did not cast a ballot until November 2008

1990

His father taught him Atari BASIC Programming in the 1990s, and later hired software developer David Newman to tutor him privately

1984

Zuckerberg was born in 1984 in White Plains, New York

0213

Facebook filed to have the documents removed, but the judge ruled in favor of 02138