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Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (born May 14, 1984) is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur. He is best known as one of five co-founders of the social networking site Facebook. Zuckerberg is the chairman and chief executive of Facebook, Inc. Born and raised in New York state, he took up writing software programs as a hobby in middle school, beginning with BASIC, with help from his father and a tutor (who called him a "prodigy"). In high school, he excelled in classic literature and fencing while studying at Phillips Exeter Academy. He later attended Harvard University, majoring in computer science and psychology. In his sophomore year, he wrote a program called Facemash as a "fun" project, letting students on the college's network vote on other students' photo attractiveness. It was shut down within days, but would become a template for his writing Facebook, a program he launched from his dormitory room. With the help of friends, he took Facebook to other campuses nationwide and soon after moved to Palo Alto, California. By 2007, Zuckerberg was a billionaire at the age of 23. By 2010, Facebook had an estimated 500 million users worldwide. Zuckerberg has since been

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Mark Zuckerberg -- Facebook Creator Eyes The Creation

Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Creator Eyes The Creation

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan paid a visit to the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City over the weekend ... where they gazed at one of the most famous works of art in the history of the world --… READ MORE >

Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan -- Pasta La Vista, Rome

Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla
Pasta La Vista, Rome

Mark Zuckerberg ditched his hoodie for a more grown up, married look ... as he and Priscilla Chan strolled on a cobblestone road on the Amalfi Coast in Italy.  It's the second leg of their… READ MORE >

- 788 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg Romes During Honeymoon

Mark Zuckerberg, Priscilla
Rome During Honeymoon

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan blended with the crowd during their honeymoon in Rome -- as best as a gazillionaire can blend.It looks like they didn't attract much attention -- in fact, they… READ MORE >

- 788 days ago
Priscilla Chan's Dress Store -- No One Is Buying that Wedding Gown

Priscilla Chan's Dress Store
NO ONE Is Buying that Wedding Gown

Mark Zuckerberg's freshly-minted wife, Priscilla Chan, evokes a lot of interest but not much action ... according to the shop where she bought her wedding dress.Cate Malone, the owner of the… READ MORE >

- 790 days ago
Priscilla Chan -- Genius Even Before Marrying Mark Zuckerberg

Priscilla Chan
GENIUS Even Before Marrying Mark Zuckerberg

Priscilla Chan is no dummy ... in fact, Mrs. Zuckerberg was voted "Class Genius" back in high school ... way before she decided to hook up with a guy who would change the world. Chan -- now 27… READ MORE >

- 792 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg's Wife -- The SIMPLE Ruby Engagement Ring

Mark Zuckerberg's Wife
The SIMPLE Ruby Wedding Ring

If Mark Zuckerberg's new wife was expecting a MASSIVE diamond on her wedding ring ... she was SORELY disappointed.Just days after the surprise wedding of the century, Priscilla Chan-Zuckerberg… READ MORE >

- 793 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg Did NOT Pull a Fast One on His Bride

Mark Zuckerberg
He Did NOT Pull a Fast One On His Bride

There's talk that Mark Zuckerberg timed his wedding to cut his new wife out of the $20 billion he raked in Friday, when Facebook went public, but it's simply not the case.As you know, Mark married… READ MORE >

- 795 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg -- Facebook Stock PLUMMETS

Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Stock PLUMMETS

Tough morning for The Zuck -- after a lackluster debut ... Facebook stock is sinking like a stone this morning ... down more than 11% from its opening price. As of 7:32 AM PDT ... FB had fallen to… READ MORE >

- 795 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg Wedding -- Michael Jackson Music in Heavy Rotation

Mark Zuckerberg Wedding
Michael Jackson Music in Heavy Rotation

Mark Zuckerberg might have more money than the average man, but he has the same musical tastes as everyone else -- because TMZ has learned his wedding was bumping some serious Michael Jackson… READ MORE >

- 796 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg's Wedding -- Green Day Singer Performs ... We Think

Mark Zuckerberg's Wedding
Green Day Singer Performs ... We Think

Billie Joe Armstrong performed a touching love song at the wedding of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg yesterday -- which was captured gloriously in this video ... shot from outside the wedding… READ MORE >

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