Born and raised in Los Angeles, Marilyn Monroe, lived in different foster homes. She was passed on from one family to another and was always the new kid in school. It is known that she was so embarrassed by her mother mental problem that she pretended that she was actually Clark Gable’s daughter. At age of 16, she was once again faced with the reality that she about to be returned to the orphanage, so as a solution, she married their neighbor’s son, 21-year-old factory worker James just after her 16 birthday.
Needless to say, this marriage only saved her from going back the orphanage but was all. Her looks and stunning beauty placed her in the big screens, and the rest is history.
Yes, she was born poor and she was Marilyn Monroe.
Steven Paul Jobs was born on February 24, 1955, in San Francisco, California, his birth parents the two University of Wisconsin graduate students who gave their unnamed son up for adoption. Shortly after Steve was placed for adoption, his biological parents married and had another child, Mona Simpson. Jobs did not find out about his biological parents until the age of 27.
He was adopted by Clara and Paul Jobs and named Steven Paul Jobs. Clara worked as an accountant and Paul was a Coast Guard veteran and machinist. They lived in Mountain View, California, known today as Silicon Valley. Jobs and his father worked on electronics in the family garage. Paul showed his son how to take apart and reconstruct electronics, a hobby builds his confidence, and feed his curious brilliant mind.
From his parent’s garage, Steve Jobs began his journey to revolutionized the world.