February 24, 1955, Steve Jobs was born — a man whose name today knows, probably, everyone. And not only because of his services in the IT and promote the corporation Apple. Tales of the tyrannical character of this man is no less than a genius. Diletant.media remembered quirks and antics Jobs.
1. Cars without license plates
On the silver Mercedes-Benz SL55 AMG Jobs did not have license plates. How, you ask? He carefully analyzed the traffic rules in force in California, and found that the owner of a new car is obliged to attach to it the license plates for 6 months from date of purchase. Then Jobs agreed with the leasing company, and every six months changed his Mercedes at exactly the same new.
Jobs drove without license plates and was parked on the ground for people with disabilities
And the reason for this is quite a fad in the style of Steve Jobs: he believed that the font license plates ugly. By the way, Steve could safely occupy a parking space for the disabled near the Apple office.
2. Clothing as uniforms
Day by wearing the same day one of the richest people in the world: blue jeans, Levi’s, New Balance sneakers and a black turtleneck. According to one version, he did so in order not to waste time on the choice of clothes.
In the wardrobe Jobs were not only black turtleneck, and white
However, Jobs was more flexible than commonly believed. Where his work uniform was clearly inappropriate, he appeared dressed, as befits. For 2001 MacWorld Expo in Tokyo, he was seen in a black suit and put on a tux at the Oscars.