Elon Reeve Musk is a South Africanborn CanadianAmerican business magnate, engineer, and investor.
Musk was born June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa, the son of Maye , a model from Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada and Errol Musk, a South Africanborn electromechanical engineer. He has a younger brother, Kimbal , and a younger sister, Tosca . His paternal grandmother was British, and he also has Pennsylvania Dutch ancestry. After his parents divorced in 1980, Musk lived mostly with his father in locations in South Africa.