Elon Reeve Musk is a business magnate and investor. Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, a segregated suburb of apartheid South Africa.

He is the founder, CEO, and Chief Engineer at SpaceX; angel investor, CEO, and Product Architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; and co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI.

With an expected total assets of around US$203 billion as of June 2022, Musk is the richest individual on the planet as per both the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and the Forbes continuous tycoons list.

His mom is Maye Musk, a model and dietitian brought into the world in Saskatchewan, Canada, however brought up in South Africa.

His dad is Errol Musk, a White South African electromechanical designer, pilot, mariner, specialist, and property engineer who was once a half-proprietor of a Zambian emerald mine close to Lake Tanganyika.

Musk has a more youthful sibling, Kimbal (conceived 1972), and a more youthful sister, Tosca (conceived 1974).

His maternal granddad, Joshua Haldeman, was a brave American-conceived Canadian who took his family on record-breaking ventures in a solitary motor Bellanca plane to Africa and Australia.