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Ronald Gerald Wayne is a retired American electronics industry worker. He co-founded Apple Computer with Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs, providing administrative oversight for the new venture. He soon, however, sold his share of the new company for $800 US dollars, and later accepted $1,500 to forfeit any claims against Apple . As of April 2016, if Wayne had kept his 10% stake in Apple Inc. it would have been worth almost $60 billion.

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Ronald Wayne at Macworld 2009
Born Ronald Gerald Wayne
(1934-05-17) May 17, 1934 (age 82)
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
Known for Cofounding Apple Inc.

Ronald Gerald Wayne (born May 17, 1934) is a retired American electronics industry worker. He co-founded Apple Computer (now Apple Inc.) with Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs, providing administrative oversight for the new venture. He soon, however, sold his share of the new company for $800 US dollars, and later accepted $1,500 to forfeit any claims against Apple (in total, equivalent to $9,200 in 2015). As of April 2016, if Wayne had kept his 10% stake in Apple Inc. it would have been worth almost $60 billion.

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