Brian Acton was born on Feb 17, 1972. He is an American Computer Programmer and best Internet Entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of Whatsapp. Whatsapp is the world best messaging application it used to Voice Mail, Video Call, GIF, Documents. Brian Acton was born in Michigan and grew up in Florida. He graduated from Stanford University in 1994 with the degree of Computer Science. In 1998, Brain Acton was hired by Yahoo Inc where he met Jan Koum. Brian Acton and Jan Koum are best friends. They worked together seven years at Yahoo Inc. After some issues, Acton and Koum left Yahoo Inc and traveling to South America for almost one year. Acton Invested In Dotcom Bubble in 2000 and he lost millions.
In 2008 Brain Acton and Jan Koum applied for a job at Facebook Inc but were rejected. Some months ago Jan 2009 Jan Koum visited his friend Alex Fishman and planned to develop an App. On Jan Koum birthday they selected the name of App which was WhatsApp. In 2009 they launched WhatsApp.
Believe it or not, In 2014 Whatsapp was acquired by Facebook for $19 billion its largest acquisition to date and now WhatsApp is the biggest mobile messaging service in the world. Dec 2016 Whatsapp have 900+ million active users. Whatsapp hq (head-Quarter) based in Mountain View, California, United States.
Brain Acton now has a $3.5 billion and he is ranked 161 among the fortune five hundred people by Forbes and fifty-first billionaire in the world.
The lesson behind this story you never know what’s coming in your life next, just don’t forget to try harder tomorrow.
Source : Wikipedia
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