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27 Nov 2017
February 2004: Facebook launches on Harvard campus
October 2007: Facebook agrees to sell a 1.6 percent stake to Microsoft for $240 million
March 2008: Facebook hires Sheryl Sandberg as chief operating officer
April 2012: Facebook buys Instagram for $1 billion in cash and stock
October 2012: Facebook has 1 billion users worldwide
Septmeber 2006: Anyone over the age of 13 can join the social network
February 2012: Facebook files for an initial public offering of stock at $38 per stock
April 2006: Facebook launched for mobile devices
July 2010: Facebook has 500 Million users worldwide
February 2014: Facebook's 10th Anniversry
June 2004: Venture capitalist Peter Thiel sees invests $500,000 in Facebook
March 2006: Yahoo! offers to buy Facebook for $1 billion Facebook rejects the offer
January 2009: Facebook overtakes MySpace to become the Internet's largest social network.
October 2010: The Social Network premieres. The film traces the history of Facebook
June 2011: The Winklevoss twins end their legal battle over the idea behind Facebook.
September 2004: Winklevoss twins claim Zuckerberg stole the idea for Facebook from them and sue the company
February 2014: Facebook buys WhatsApp for $19 billion in cash and stocks
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