Elon Musk Biography

Elon Musk real name is Elon Reeve Musk, He was born on June 2018, 1971 in Pretoria, South Africa. Elon Musk Holds the United States, Canadian & African Citizenship. He is the founder of X.com which is currently popular as PayPal. Elon Musk Biography is listed below.

Musk is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of SpaceX and Also Chief Executive Officer and founder of Electric Motor Cars company Tesla.

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Early Life

Musk Belongs to South Africa and born in Pretoria, South Africa. Elon’s mother name is Maye Musk and father name is Errol Musk. Many times he become bullied by his childhood class mates. He was showing interest in computers when he was young, at the age of 12 he made a video game which was bought by a computer magazine. After getting his Canadian visa he left South Africa because he don’t want to work in South Africa Military.

Elon Musk Bio

NameElon Musk
Real NameElon Reeve Musk
Famous forCEO of Tesla and SpaceX
ProfessionsInvestor, Entrepreneur
Nick NameIron Man

Physical Measurements

Eye ColorMoss Green
Hair ColorLight Ash Blonde
Weight~165 Pounds
~75 Kilograms
Hight~5 Feet 11 Inches
~180 Centimeters
~1.80 Meters

Personal Life

Birth Date28 June, 1971
Age in 201948 Years
Sun/Zodiac SignCancer
NationalityAmericanCanadianSouth African
Birth AreaPretoria, South Africa
HometownPretoria, South Africa

Elon Musk Signature

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School & University

  • Musk went to three different Schools, the first one is Waterkloof House Preparatory, the second one is Bryanston High School, and the third one is Pretoria Boys High School.
  • Musk went to the University of Pennsylvania, Standford University & Queen’s University.

Religion & Food Habit

  • Atheist Religion.
  • Non-Vegetarian Food Habit.
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  • From his Mother’s side, He is Canadian.
  • Elon is South African, from his Father’s side.
  • He is British, From his Grandmother’s side.


Elon’s Hobbies are playing video games, reading & travelling.


Awards & Achievements

  • In 2018, he Appointed as a Fellow of FRS.
  • 2015 – Elon Musk was Awarded IEEE Honorary membership.
  • Awarded by a Gold medal in 2012.
  • For Advances in Space, he was awarded 250k$ Heinlein Prize in 2011.
  • The KHF (Kitty Hawk Foundation) in 2010 awarded him as the Living Legend of Aviation.
  • Won FAI Gold medal in 2010 for reaching the space orbit by a privately designed rocket.
  • 2009- Awarded with NSS Braun trophy.
  • Due to his work in SpaceX and Tesla, In 2007 he was awarded Inc Magazine Entrepreneur award.
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Marital StatusDivorced


  • Justine Musk
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Elon Musk with Justine Musk
  • In 2013 Cameron Diaz
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  • Talulah Riley
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  • From 2016-2017 – Amber Heard
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  • 2018 – Grimes
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WifeJustine Musk Talulah Riley
SonsXavier MuskNevada Alexander MuskDamian MuskGriffin MuskSaxon MuskKai Musk

Father & Mother

  • Father Name – Errol Musk
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  • Mother Name – Maye Musk
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  • Brother(s) Name – Kimbal Musk
Kimbal Musk
  • Sister(s) Name – Tosca Musk
Tosca Musk


Tv ShoesThe Big Bang Theory
ComicX-men Marvels
FilmThank you for smoking, Star Wars
ActorRobert Downey
BookFoundation Series

Cars Collection

  • Audi Q7
Audi Q7
  • Mclaren F1
  • 1978 BMW 320i
  • 1978 BMW 320i
  • Hamann BMW M5

Net Worth

In 2019 the estimate Elon Musk net worth was $18.2 Billion USD dollars (according to Google).


Social Media

Twitter26.7 Million+ FollowersFollow
InstagramHe Quit Instagram N/A
Facebook PageHe doesn’t like Facebook (Learn More)N/A

Some Facts about Elon Musk

elon musk biography
  • Musk Belongs to a South African Family, His birth Place was Pretoria, South Africa.
  • He Smokes.
  • Elon Drinks Alcohol.
  • At the age of 12, he made a game which was bought by a Magazine for 500 USD Dollars.
  • He is the CEO & Founder of Tesla and SpaceX.

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