Elon Musk

(Born: 1971)

Elon Reeve Musk (born June 28, 1971) is the founder of Paypal, SpaceX, Tesla, The Boring Company, Solar City, and many more.

Elon Musk Awards:

Year 2007

  • Entrepreneur of the Year award by Inc. Magazine, for his work on Tesla & SpaceX.
  • George Low Award by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, for his outstanding contribution in the field of space transportation, his design of the Falcon 1, the first privately developed liquid-fuel rocket to reach orbit.

Year 2008

  • National Conservation Achievement Award by National Wildlife Federation, for Tesla and SolarCity.
  • Von Braun Trophy by National Space Society, for leadership of the most significant achievement in space.

Year 2010

  •  Time’s 100 people by Times, for people who most affected the world in 2010.
  • the FAI Gold Space Medal by Fédération Aéronautique Internationale, for designing the first privately developed rocket to reach orbit.
  • One of the 75 most influential people of the 21st century by Esquire magazine.
  • Living Legend of Aviation by the Kitty Hawk Foundation, for creating the successor to the Space Shuttle (Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft).

Year 2011

  • One of “America’s 20 Most Powerful CEOs 40 And Under by Forbes.
  • Award of the US$250,000 by Heinlein Prize for Advances in Space Commercialization

Year 2012

  • Gold Medal by Royal Aeronautical Society.

Year 2013

  • Businessperson of the year for SpaceX, SolarCity, and Tesla by Fortune Magazine.

Year 2014

  • Edison Achievement Award for his commitment to innovation throughout his career.

Year 2015

  • IEEE Honorary Membership Award

Year 2016

  • Top 10 Business Visionaries Creating Value for the World by Business Insider.

Year 2017

  • Oslo Business for Peace Award.

Year 2018

  • 25th on Forbes list of The World’s Most Powerful People.
  • Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS).

Year 2019

  • The Most Admirable Order of the Direkgunabhorn member (fifth class) for his contribution in the rescue at Tham Luang cave, Chiang Rai Province, Thailand.
  • Starmus Festival’s Stephen Hawking Medal for Science Communication.
  • The Most Innovative Leaders Forbes list.

Year 2020

  • #2 Billionaires List on Forbes.
  • Axel Springer Award in Berlin.

Elon Musk

Elon Musk / Elon Reeve Musk FRS (/ˈlɒn/ EE-lon; born June 28, 1971) is a business magnate and investor. He is the founder, CEO, and Chief Engineer at SpaceX; angel investor, CEO, and Product Architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; and co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI. With an estimated net worth of around US$265 billion as of May 2022, Musk is the wealthiest person in the world according to both the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and the Forbes real-time billionaires list. Elon Musk awards have been cherished globally by the startup community.

Last Update: 29-May-2022

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