Mark Zuckerberg Wiki and Net Worth 2022

Mark Zuckerberg is a famous name known to be the co-founder and CEO of Facebook. He is also part of the list of the world’s youngest billionaires.

Mark Zuckerberg With Wife

Mark Zuckerberg Wiki/Biography:

NameMark Zuckerberg
Full Name:
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg
NicknamePrincely,
Zuck,
Slayer
GenderMale
Profession/GenreInternet Entrepreneur,
Computer Programmer
Famous ForFacebook.com,
Meta.com

Zuckerberg Physical Stats & More

Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.71 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 70 kg
in Pounds- 154 lbs
Body MeasurementsN/A
Body SizeN/A
Body TypeSlim
Eye ColorHazel Grey
Hair ColorGoldish Brown
Dress SizeN/A
Shoes SizeN/A
Sexual Orientation:Straight

Mark Zuckerberg Personal Life

Date of BirthMay 14, 1984
Age (as of 2021)37 Years
BirthplaceWhite Plains, New York,
United States
Zodiac signTaurus
SignatureN/A
NationalityAmerican
HometownNew York
SchoolArdsley High School, New York
Phillips Exeter Academy
College/UniversityHarvard University, USA
Mercy College
EducationGraduation
ReligionBuddhism and Christianity
Caste/EthnicityN/A
Food HabitN/A
HobbiesHunting, playing with pets
Likes & DislikesN/A
Awards, Honours, Achievements N/A
TattooN/A
DebutN/A
Political InclinationN/A

Mark Zuckerberg Girlfriends, Affairs, and More

Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date19 May 2012
Affairs/GirlfriendPriscilla Chan (m. 2012)

Mark Zuckerberg Family

Mark Zuckerberg Wife/Spouse'sPriscilla Chan (m. 2012)
ChildrenMaxima Chan Zuckerberg,
August Chan Zuckerberg
ParentsFather- Edward Zuckerberg
Mother- Karen
SiblingsBrother- None
Sisters- Randi,
Donna, and Arielle
UnclesN/A

Zuckerberg Favorite Things

Favorite FoodJapanese and Mexican Food
SportsN/A
Baseball ClubN/A
NFL TeamN/A
Favorite DrinkN/A
MusicianDaft Punk, Lady Gaga
Favorite ActorN/A
Favorite ActressN/A
Favorite ColorBlue
StylesN/A
Favorite Tv ShowN/A
Favorite FilmN/A
Lucky NumberN/A
Favorite SingersN/A
SongN/A
Favorite BookN/A
Destination(s)N/A
NumberN/A

Style Quotient

Car(s) CollectionVW Golf GTI,
Acura TSX,
Pagani Huayra,
Honda Fit

Money Factor

Net Worth (approx.)52.8 billion USD (2022)

Childhood & His Early Life:

Zuckerberg’s birth date is May 14, 1984. In White Plains, New York, he was born into a well-educated family. He has spent much of the years of his grown-up time in the nearby village of Dobbs Ferry.

Zuckerberg’s father’s name was Edward Zuckerberg. Edward is a dentist by profession and runs a private clinic at home. His mother’s name was Karen, and who was a psychiatrist by work. He has four siblings, Mark, Randi, Donna, and Arielle.

At an early age, Zuckerberg was interested in knowing what exactly the life of computers was. So, at the age of 12, he did Atari BASIC to create a messaging program named Zucknet. His father used this program for his dental office to get information about the patients. This program was also used in their daily lifestyle at home for communication. 

Along with his friends, he also created some fun games that even display his inner artist skills.

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg Educational Career:

Zuckerberg’s parents decided to hire a private tutor for him. The tutor’s name is David Newman. His tutor visited him at home once or twice a week to work on computer-related projects. 

Zuckerberg took his early education from the Phillips Exeter Academy. Phillips Exeter Academy is an exclusive preparatory school in New Hampshire. As a result, he became the captain of the school’s sports team. He has often excelled in literature by earning a degree or diploma in classics.

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg never stopped researching computers, since he was fascinated by them. His early version of Pandora, Synapse, was created while he was in high school. 

Microsoft and AOL are interested in purchasing their software at a fantastic price. But he declined the offer. 

Career:

In 2004, Mark came up with the launch of Twitter, i2ub, another campus-based solution produced by Wayne Chang’s collaboration. i2ub was focusing on peer-to-peer file sharing. Both i2hub and Facebook made themselves the center of attraction among the users, and very soon, they gained a lot of popularity. 

In 2004, he and his roommates launched yet another competing and best peer-to-peer file sharing service named Wirehog.

In the year 2014, just one single year after having the venture capital financing all around the $1.5 billion valuations, Facebook, Inc. announced it to be was WhatsApp that is acquiring for the valuation of 19 billion.

Until April 2012, Facebook also acquired the Instagram platform for $1 billion.

Mark Zuckerberg- Philanthropist:

A personal open-source Web server, Diaspora, was funded by Mark in 2010. This server was used for the distribution of social networking programs. 

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg also founded the well-known Start-up: Education foundation. But, many people do not know that he donated $100 million to the Newark Public Schools in 2010.

Along with Bill Gates and the investor Warren Buffett, Zuckerberg signed the “The Giving Pledge” on December 9. He even donated much of his wealth percentage for charity, which was a big sign. 

In 2013, Mark even announced giving his donation to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation of most of his 18 million Facebook shares. Based on the Facebook valuation, the value of the stock was estimated to be around $990 million.

Priscilla Chan and Zuckerberg donated almost US$25 million to fight Ebola in West Africa. 

Personal Life of Mark Zuckerberg:

In 2010, he started living with Priscilla Chan while studying at Harvard University. In 2012 the couple got married after dating for two years. Chan is by profession a pediatrician and a philanthropist. Zuckerberg has two kids, namely August Chan Zuckerberg and Maxima Chan Zuckerberg. 

Mark Zuckerberg was born in a family of Jewish heritage, but he has often stated himself to be an atheist in some of his interviews. Besides, he and his wife have been contributing enough part of their wealth to support the work of justice and education. 

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is now the president and the chief executive of Facebook. 

Mark Zuckerberg Wife:

Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Meta, married Priscilla Chan in 2012. During their time at Harvard University, the couple began dating and married nine years later.

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Childrens:

  1. Maxima Chan Zuckerberg 
  2. August Chan Zuckerberg
  3. Expecting third baby Girl

Net Worth of Mark Zuckerberg:

As of 2022 reports, the net worth of Mark Zuckerberg is 52.8 billion USD. 

Top 5 Facebook Shareholders:

  1. Mark Zuckerberg — 11.92 million Class A shares and 392.71 million Class B shares (53.3% voting power)
  2. Dustin Moskovitz — 48.9 million Class B shares
  3. Eduardo Saverin — 6.1 million Class A shares and 47.2 million Class B shares.
  4. Jan Koum — 14.2 million Class A shares.
  5. Sheryl Sandberg — 1.5 million Class A shares and 2 million Class B shares

The 10 Biggest Facebook Acquisitions:

  1. WhatsApp ($19 billion)
  2. Oculus VR ($2 billion)
  3. Instagram ($1 billion)
  4. CRTL-labs (between $500 million and $1 billion)
  5. LiveRail ($500 million)
  6. Onavo (between $100 million and $200 million)
  7. tbh (less than $100 million)
  8. Redkix (less than $100 million)
  9. Parse ($85 million)
  10. Atlas Solutions (between $50 million and $100 million)

What Companies Are Owned by Facebook?

Some of the top companies Facebook has acquired:

  • Instagram ($1 billion)
  • WhatsApp ($19 billion)
  • Oculus VR ($2 billion)
  • Com (undisclosed sum)
  • LiveRail ($500 million)
  • Threadsy (undisclosed sum)

Interesting Facts to Know About Mark Zuckerberg

  • Every day he wears a Grey t-shirt printed with Facebook on it. 
  • He is a pure vegetarian and consumes meat.
  • His Hungarian sheepdog is named “Beast,” who has an Instagram page with more than 1.5 million followers.
  • Before starting Facebook, he created an app named Facemash with two college friends. With this app, the users have to vote to see who is more attractive. Later, this app was considered to be unsuitable and was closed. 
  • His height is just five feet and eight inches tall.
  • His favorite languages are Latin and Mandarin. 
  • His greatest inspirations are Steve Jobs, Albert Einstein, and Pablo Picasso.

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Faqs about Mark Elliot Zuckerberg:

Who is Mark Zuckerberg?

Mark Zuckerberg is the co-founder and chief executive officer of Facebook. He founded Facebook in 2004 while he was a student at Harvard University. Zuckerberg was born on May 14, 1984.

IS Mark Zuckerberg expecting a third baby?

The 38-year-old Facebook co-founder announced Wednesday via Instagram that his wife, Priscilla Chan, is expecting a third child.

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