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In pictures: Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple dies at age 56

October 6, 2011

File - Steve Jobs, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., unveils the iPhone 4 during his keynote address at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Monday, June 7, 2010. Jobs died on Wednesday October5, 201???
File - Steve Jobs, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., unveils the iPhone 4 during his keynote address at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Monday, June 7, 2010. Jobs died on Wednesday October5, 201???
FILE: Steve Jobs, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., right, speaks in front of a file photograph of himself and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak during the launch of the Apple iPad in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010. Jobs, w???
FILE: Steve Jobs, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., right, speaks in front of a file photograph of himself and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak during the launch of the Apple iPad in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010. Jobs, w???
FILE: Steve Jobs, chief executive officer and co-founder of Apple Inc., speaks at MacWorld 2001 in San Francisco, California on January, 9, 2001. Jobs, who built the world's most valuable technology company by creating devices that changed how people use ???
FILE: Steve Jobs, chief executive officer and co-founder of Apple Inc., speaks at MacWorld 2001 in San Francisco, California on January, 9, 2001. Jobs, who built the world's most valuable technology company by creating devices that changed how people use ???
File - This June 7, 2010 file photo shows Apple chief executive Steve Jobs introducing the iPhone 4 during the keynote address at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California. Apple on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 announced the dea???
File - This June 7, 2010 file photo shows Apple chief executive Steve Jobs introducing the iPhone 4 during the keynote address at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California. Apple on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 announced the dea???
Messages on Apple stickers are left on the window of the Apple store in Pasadena, California, October 5, 2011. Apple’s visionary co-founder died from cancer Wednesday at 56, a premature end for a man who revolutionized modern culture with ubiquitous i???
Messages on Apple stickers are left on the window of the Apple store in Pasadena, California, October 5, 2011.   Apple’s visionary co-founder died from cancer Wednesday at 56, a premature end for a man who revolutionized modern culture with ubiquitous i???
Flowers and an iPad showing a picture of Steve Jobs are placed at a makeshift memorial for Steve Jobs at the Apple headquarters on October 5, 2011 in Cupertino, California. Jobs passed away at age 56. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP)
Flowers and an iPad showing a picture of Steve Jobs are placed at a makeshift memorial for Steve Jobs at the Apple headquarters on October 5, 2011 in Cupertino, California. Jobs passed away at age 56. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP)
FILE - In this June 6, 2011, file photo, Apple CEO Steve Jobs gives the keynote address at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco. Apple on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 said Jobs has died. He was 56. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
FILE - In this June 6, 2011, file photo, Apple CEO Steve Jobs gives the keynote address at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco. Apple on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 said Jobs has died. He was 56. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
The main Apple Inc website featuring Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is seen on an iphone in this photo illustration taken in Central Sydney October 6, 2011. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Jobs, counted among the greatest American CEOs of his generation,???
The main Apple Inc website featuring Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is seen on an iphone in this photo illustration taken in Central Sydney October 6, 2011. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Jobs, counted among the greatest American CEOs of his generation,???
The facade of an Apple Store is seen in Santa Monica, California October 5, 2011. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs, counted among the greatest American CEOs of his generation, died on Wednesday at the age of 56, after a years-long and highly???
The facade of an Apple Store is seen in Santa Monica, California October 5, 2011. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs, counted among the greatest American CEOs of his generation, died on Wednesday at the age of 56, after a years-long and highly???
Flags fly at half staff following the death of Steve Jobs at Apple headquarters Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 in Cupertino, Calif. Jobs, the Apple founder and former CEO who invented and masterfully marketed ever-sleeker gadgets that transformed everyday techno???
Flags fly at half staff following the death of Steve Jobs at Apple headquarters Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 in Cupertino, Calif. Jobs, the Apple founder and former CEO who invented and masterfully marketed ever-sleeker gadgets that transformed everyday techno???
An image of Steve Jobs is shown on a screen at the Apple Store in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011. Jobs, the Apple founder and former CEO who invented and masterfully marketed ever-sleeker gadgets that transformed everyday technology, from t???
An image of Steve Jobs is shown on a screen at the Apple Store in Santa Monica, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011. Jobs, the Apple founder and former CEO who invented and masterfully marketed ever-sleeker gadgets that transformed everyday technology, from t???
In this April 24, 1984, file photo, from left, Steve Jobs, chairman of Apple Computers, John Sculley, president and CEO, and Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, unveil the new Apple IIc computer in San Francisco. Apple on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 said Job???
In this April 24, 1984, file photo, from left, Steve Jobs, chairman of Apple Computers, John Sculley, president and CEO, and Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, unveil the new Apple IIc computer in San Francisco. Apple on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 said Job???
Customers look around products behind a computer monitor displaying the obituary of former Apple CEO Steve Jobs at an Apple Store in Seoul October 6, 2011. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs died on Wednesday at the age of 56. (REUTERS/Jo Yong???
Customers look around products behind a computer monitor displaying the obituary of former Apple CEO Steve Jobs at an Apple Store in Seoul October 6, 2011. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs died on Wednesday at the age of 56. (REUTERS/Jo Yong???
File - Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs speaks on stage, with the Shanghai Apple store displayed on screen, at Apple's media event in San Francisco, California on September 1, 2010. Jobs died on October 5, 2011 at the age of 56. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
File - Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs speaks on stage, with the Shanghai Apple store displayed on screen, at Apple's media event in San Francisco, California on September 1, 2010. Jobs died on October 5, 2011 at the age of 56. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
File - Apple Computer Inc. Chief Executive Steve Jobs previews the latest version of its Mac OS X operating system called Tiger in San Francisco, California, in this June 28, 2004 photo. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Jobs, counted among the greatest???
File - Apple Computer Inc. Chief Executive Steve Jobs previews the latest version of its Mac OS X operating system called Tiger in San Francisco, California, in this June 28, 2004 photo. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Jobs, counted among the greatest???
A man writes a 'thank you" note in memory of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs outside the Apple Store in San Francisco, California October 5, 2011. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs, counted among the greatest American CEOs of his generation, died???
A man writes a 'thank you' note in memory of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs outside the Apple Store in San Francisco, California October 5, 2011. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs, counted among the greatest American CEOs of his generation, died???
File Photo - Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs looks at the crowds at the grand opening of the new Apple Store on 5th Avenue in New York in this May 19, 2006. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Jobs died on October 5, 2011 REUTERS/Seth Wenig
File Photo - Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs looks at the crowds at the grand opening of the new Apple Store on 5th Avenue in New York in this May 19, 2006. Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Jobs died on October 5, 2011 REUTERS/Seth Wenig
Portraits of the late Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Inc., illuminate computer monitors in an Apple retail store, in Taipei, Taiwan, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011. Taiwanese rivals and partners of Apple Inc. lauded company founder Steve Jobs on Thursday, and ne???
Portraits of the late Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Inc., illuminate computer monitors in an Apple retail store, in Taipei, Taiwan, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011. Taiwanese rivals and partners of Apple Inc. lauded company founder Steve Jobs on Thursday, and ne???
File: Apple CEO Steve Jobs speaks at an Apple event in San Francisco, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2008. Jobs joked about the speculation on his health Tuesday, kicking off an Apple event by flashing a message on a screen that "The reports of my death are greatly ex???
File: Apple CEO Steve Jobs speaks at an Apple event in San Francisco, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2008. Jobs joked about the speculation on his health Tuesday, kicking off an Apple event by flashing a message on a screen that 'The reports of my death are greatly ex???
Personal computer pioneer Steve Jobs, is shown in this 1993 file photo. (AP Photo/Kristy Macdonald)
Personal computer pioneer Steve Jobs, is shown in this 1993 file photo. (AP Photo/Kristy Macdonald)
Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple computers died from cancer late Wednesday October 5, 2001. This photo of Jobs was posted by Apple on its website Apple.com in memory and to announce the news to the world.
Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple computers died from cancer late Wednesday October 5, 2001. This photo of Jobs was posted by Apple on its website Apple.com in memory and to announce the news to the world.