Breaking News

Events posted by

Facebook Status: Married! Mark Zuckerberg ‘Likes’ Priscilla Chan and Weds

Facebook Status: Married! Mark Zuckerberg ‘Likes’ Priscilla Chan and Weds

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, his sweetheart of 9 years tied the knot yesterday. The Facebook founder and CEO rounded out his gigantic IPO week with vows! Clearly, this was well planned out week for both as Chan, 27, also graduated from the University of California, San Francisco, medical school on Monday.

The couple, who met at Harvard at a fraternity party while waiting in line for the bathroom, tied the knot in a small ceremony at Zuckerberg’s house in Palo Alto, Calif in front of close friends and family members, who initially thought they were there to celebrate Chan’s graduation.

A company spokeswoman said the ring featuring “a very simple ruby” that Zuckerberg designed himself.

The ceremony was catered by a few of the couple’s favorite area restaurants, with desserts coming from L.A. Burdick Chocolate – which the couple is reported to have enjoyed on their very first date together.

Chan wore a traditional, sleeveless white wedding dress – no designer has been disclosed – and Zuckerberg wore a dark blue suit (instead of an all-black hoodie).

Facebook officially went public this past Friday, hitting a trading volume of approximately 580 million shares and a final valuation of just around $104 billion. Zuckerberg’s stake in the company is worth approximately $16.9 billion.

Even after the IPO, Zuckerberg remains Facebook’s single largest shareholder, with 503.6 million shares. And he controls the company with 56 percent of its voting stock.

The site, which was born in a dorm room eight years ago, has grown into a worldwide network of almost a billion people.

Zuckerberg founded Facebook at Harvard in 2004.

He was named as Time’s Person of the Year in 2010, at age 26.

Oyeakd About Oyeakd
Slick with his tongue but even slicker with his mind, Oye AKD's huge MP3 library spans over Terabytes. One of the last of his kind, he collects everything from Comics to Stamps to Gadgets to DVDs. Follow him on Twitter @oyeakd as he takes you on a 360 Degrees Journey into Music and everything else related to HipHop

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Custom Search
Get News on the Go

Stream Our Best of January 2015

  1. Politics Na Big Business | 360NoBS.com Femi Kuti ft 2 Face & Sound Sultan 4:31
  2. My Heart O | 360nobs.com Mc Galaxy ft Olamide 3:16
  3. Say You Love Me | 360NoBS.com LeriQ ft Wizkid 3:12
  4. King Kong | 360NoBS.com Vector 3:23
  5. The Change We Want | 360NoBS.com Olamide 3:06
  6. Amin | 360nobs.com Wizkid 3:00
  7. Number 1 | 360NoBS.com Chopstix ft Cynthia Morgan, Yung L & Shaydee 3:57
  8. APC Ese | 360NoBS.com Olamde 2:21
  9. One Day |360nobs.com Ice Prince 3:38
  10. Gbabe (Ambo Theme Song) | 360NoBS.com Ice Prince , M.I , Olamide , Banky W , Yemi Alade, & Dammy Krane 3:09
  11. Indomie (Remix) | 360NoBS.com Masterkraft ft Olamide & Davido
  12. Another Man |360NoBS.com M.I Abaga 3:37
  13. Rockstar | 360NoBS.com Burna Boy 4:23
  14. Turn by Turn | 360nobs.com KCee 3:33
  15. The Sound | 360NOBS.COM Davido Ft Uhuru & DJ Buckz 3:41
  16. Gift | 360NoBS.com Iyanya ft Don Jazzy 4:38
  17. Local Rappers | 360NoBS.com Reminisce ft Olamide & Phyno 5:15
  18. Godwin | 360NOBS.COM Korede Bello 2:59
  19. Feeling The Nigga (Remix) | 360NOBS.COM D'Banj ft Akon 3:51
  20. Dem Go Laugh Wen You Laugh | 360NoBS.com Sound Sultan ft Patoranking 3:44

Video of the Week

Love 360nobs.com on Facebook

Follow Us On Twitter

Join 360nobs.com on Google+

Subscribe to stay updated with what’s new



Get Social

Get The 360nobs.com Widget