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Wednesday, November 02, 2005

Steve Jobs: America's most prominent Arab-American

An article (killed by Fast Company) reveals that Steve Jobs may be the most prominent living Arab-American. Jobs, head of Apple and Pixar, was adopted as a child. Frederic Alan Maxwell's article (first few paragraphs here) reveals that his biological father, Abdulfattah Jandali, immigrated from Syria in 1952.

Not surprisingly, Jobs' reaction to Maxwell's biographical digging has been less than enthusiastic.

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