May Musk was the woman who was responsible for raising three successful children in South Africa, including a businessman Elon Musk.
This year she published an autobiographical book called One Woman, One Plan: A Life Full of Risk, Beauty and Success. She tells in her pages how she raised her three children as a single mother: Elon, Tosca and Kimbal, while working as a nutritionist and model.
Forbes reports that Maye”She was the first South African model to appear in Vogue and Cosmopolitan. “. for them 73 years It is still the image of some brand.
This same medium salvages some of the book’s most interesting sections, relating to his family, life in South Africa, and the education of his grandchildren.
Musk discussed how he raised three successful children. “I taught them to be independent, kind, honest, considerate and educated to work hard and do good things. I did not treat them like children or scold them. I never told them what they were studyingHe indicated in his book.
He also emphasized that at the time, not everything from luxury and wealth was to musk. He explained that he had bought them second-hand clothes and that when they attended college, they slept on a mattress on the floor.
Umm Al Musk is proud of the people who are her children today.
“Elon builds electric cars to conserve the environment and launch rockets. Kimbal has opened farm-to-table restaurants and is teaching children across the country how to build gardens […] Tosca has his own entertainment company, which produces and directs films‘, he says in the text.
As for his eldest son, Elon Musk, who is one of the richest men in the world, he said that from a young age he showed Exceptional gifts.
The billionaire got his first computer in 1983, when he only owned 12 years. By learning how to use it, he created “Blastar,” a video game.
“I showed it to some university students. They were surprised that he knows all the coding shortcuts […] They were very impressed. So I told him to send it to a computer magazineRemember the proud mother.
For the publication of the program, which was produced in PC Magazine, the millionaire received about $ 500 (just over one and a half million pesos).
May adds that the magazine apparently did not know that her son was only 12 years old at the time.
He also told that Elon was nicknamed “boy genius” (Smart boy). In his youth he used to read a lot of books and his mother was surprised by the information she had in her head.
“He was always absorbing information. We call Elon “The Encyclopedia.” Note my musk.
Many have shown an interest in knowing how a file works Childhood and youth Who is now the richest man in the world according to “Forbes” and “Bloomberg”, with a fortune estimated at $213 billion.