Travis Kalanick

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Birthday
6, 1976
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
6, 1976 (age 43)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

Entrepreneur known for being one of the founders of the popular ridesharing service Uber. He'd previously founded Red Swoosh, a P2P company that was acquired by Akamai Technologies in 2007.

Before Fame

He studied computer engineering at UCLA, but dropped out in order to help found Scour, a P2P service that filed for bankruptcy in 2000.

Trivia

He first broke into the Forbes 400 in 2014 when his net worth reached an estimated $6 billion.

Family Life

He was born to Bonnie and Donald Kalanick and grew up with two half-sisters and a brother.  His mother was tragically killed in a boating accident in 2017.

Associated With

He joined Mark Zuckerberg on the Forbes 400 list.