Elon Musk was born in South Africa and Maye Musk where he spent most his childhood until he moved to Canada at the age of 17
He owns “Wet Nellie,” an underwater car. This submarine car was featured in the film “The Spy Who Loved Me” from the 1970s.
Elon Musk has founded a total of eight companies Zip2, PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, Hyperloop, OpenA, Neuralink, and The Boring Company.
Musk created a video game at age 12, sold it for $500 to a South African company
Both of Musk’s successes, SpaceX as well as Tesla, had come very close to failing. While the first three rockets failed to launch the fourth was a success and the Roadster went through several production problems.
Elon Musk just draws an annual salary of $1 from Tesla while most of his fortune comes from his share in stock
Musk has made cameos in American sitcoms like The Big Bang Theory, Simpsons, South Park and Not only that he also made an appearance in Marvel’s Iron Man 2 alongside Robert Downey Jr.
Despite being accepted into Stanford’s PhD programme in energy physics/material science, Musk left out after only two days to start Zip2, a city guide software company.
Musk also made an appearance in The Simpsons episode, “The Musk Who Fell to Earth”.