Is Elon Musk The Real Life Tony Stark?
Name Elon Musk Tony Stark
Age 41 42
Height 5'9" (1.8m) 6'1" (1.85m)
Weight 220lbs (~100kg) 225lbs (~102kg)
Networth $2.7 Billion $9.3 Billion
Birthplace Pretoria, South Africa Long Island, New York, USA
Mother Maye (nee Haldeman) Musk Maria (nee Collins Carbonell) Stark
Errol Musk Howard Stark, Jr.
South African American
At age 18 attends Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Two years later he transfers to University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA and earns:
At age 15 attends Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA. Earns:
Electrical Engineering Master's
1983 (Age 12) - Programs and sells his first commercial software for $500. Space game called Blastar
1995 (Age 24) - Drops out of Stanford PHD program to concentrate on running Zip2, a content hosting service.
2003 (Age 32) - Musk co-founds Tesla Motors, a car manufacturer that specializes in electric cars and electric vehicle powertrain components.
2012 (Age 41) - SpaceX Dragon Vehicle docks with the ISS. Making history as the first commercial company to launch and dock a vehicle to the ISS.
Age 21 - Stark's parents die, Stark inherits multi-billion dollar company Stark Industries
During his captivity Stark develops the MK1 Iron Man Armor, Stark uses the armor to escape
Stark co-founds 'The Avengers' and works as both its financial sponsor and an active member as Iron Man.
Stark reveals his identity as Iron Man and is offered work as a contractor for the US Department of Defense. Turning down this position he instead takes up the position of US Secretary of Defense.
Iron Man suits
A transportation system that 'can never crash, is immune to weather... goes 3 or 4 times faster than the bullet train... goes an average speed of what an aircraft would'
Consumer-Grade Repulsor Power
A form of cheap, wireless, infinitely-replenishable, environmentally-friendly energy.
Similar physical characteristics - age, height, and build.
Followed the same profession as their father.
Have highly-publicized and tempestuous love lives.
Have two degrees (with one being in Physics).
Involved in the fields of engineering, transport and space exploration.
Have created revolutionary machines (and are still working on more).
Stark was born in the USA. Musk was born in South Africa.
Stark has brown hair and a goatee. Musk has blonde hair and is clean shaven.
Stark flies around in a highly-advanced suit of armor, policing the world. Musk does not.
Stark is fictional. Musk is real.
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