20 Books That Shaped Steve Jobs

9 Books Recommended By Steve Jobs

Steven ‘Paul’ Jobs (Famous by Steve Jobs) was an American inventor, designer; co-founder, CEO, and chairman of Apple Computer. Apple’s famous products like iPod, iPad, iPhone, iMac are considered as the beginning of modern technology. Behind all this was his direct contribution.

Steve Jobs was born on February 24, 1955, to two graduates of the University of Wisconsin, who gave birth to their son shortly after birth.

From an early age, Jobs was keenly intelligent but aimless. After dropping out of college and starting Apple with Steve Wozniak in 1986, he experimented with a variety of projects.

Steve Jobs- the legendary man of the technology industry died on October 5, 2011, at the age of 56 in Palo Alto, USA. Steve Jobs has been battling pancreatic cancer for almost a decade.

According to Mona Simpson, at the time of his death, Jobs looked at her sister, wife, and children and said,

“OH WOW. OH WOW. OH WOW. ” that means “Excellent! Excellent! Excellent! ”

There is no exact explanation as to why he said this. However, it is true that he has done a lot of ‘wonderful’ things in his life.

9 Books Recommended By Steve Jobs

Here we have listed down a few of Steve Jobs’s favorite books each of us should give a read. Check the list below-

  1. The Innovators Dilemma by Clayton Christensen
  2. Zen Mind, Beginners Mind by Shunryu Suzuki
  3. King Lear by William Shakespeare
  4. Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
  5. Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda
  6. 1984″ by George Orwell
  7. Diet for a Small Planet” by Frances Moore Lappe
  8. Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, by Chögyam Trungpa
  9. Inside the Tornado by Geoffrey A. Moore

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