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The July 2018 update includes twelve new essays, with a focus on Americans who played an outsized role in popular culture, be it music, film, television, or technology. Highlights include Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, fashion designer Liz Claiborne, and the "King of Pop," Michael Jackson. Subscribe by RSS feed for updates.
Steve Jobs (1955–2011), entrepreneur, inventor, and computer industry leader, co-founded Apple Inc. and was the majority shareholder of Pixar. Jobs helped lead the digital revolution, and his work transformed not just computing but a wealth of major industries: consumer electronics, movies, music, and media.