On May 14, 1984, Mark Zuckerberg was born in White Plains, New York. The American is a programmer and entrepreneur who worked as one of the creators and founders of Facebook, which today owns social networks such as WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger in its field. Although he is recognized all over the world, very few people nowadays know what profession he studied and where he worked.
The entrepreneur, who celebrates his birthday this Saturday, has lived a life full of accomplishments that has been taking shape since 2004, when he decided to create Facebook when he was just 19 years old.
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Mark Zuckerberg entered Harvard University in 2003, where he studied computer science. In its first steps, it developed programs such as corsmatchwhich made it possible to see a list of other classmates or a website where university students could be ranked.
Despite the success of this program, he received accusations from his university board, which classified him as having violated his private information.
Harvard insisted that he hacked his institution’s intranet to extract data without permission and for his own good; However, Zuckerberg noted that such information should be free and open to the public. Fortunately, the accusations did not surface.
Already in 2004, when he created the social network that is still quite successful to this day, he missed the university for a year, The decision that later prompted him to give up racing.
Finally, after 13 years, the creator of Facebook is back at Harvard to finish the job. Thus, he was able to successfully complete his studies and continue to do in social networks.
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