1 - He's Super Wealthy
Let's repeat, he's the founder of Snapchat with co-founder Bobby Murphy. In 2012, Spiegel left Stanford University to focus on Snapchat right as it started to take off. He came up with the idea while in school as a class project. In fact, Spiegel dropped out just three classes shy of graduating, according to Mashable. He did pretty well without the diploma. According to reports, his net worth is well into the billions.
2 - He Comes From Good Stock
Also according to Mashable, Spiegel's parents are both respected lawyers. His mom and dad have degrees from Harvard and Yale.
3 - He's Younger Than Kerr
4 - He Embraces Being Different
During a commencement speech to USC's business school, Spiegel said, according to Entrepreneur magazine, "Conforming happens so naturally that we can forget how powerful it is -- we want to be accepted by our peers -- we want to be a part of the group. It’s in our biology. But the things that make us human are those times we listen to the whispers of our soul and allow ourselves to be pulled in another direction."
Well, his life is pretty different now.
5 - He Can Let Loose
In high school, Spiegel said he worked for companies like Red Bull, promoting their product in clubs.
When his parents divorced, "I had some notorious parties," he told Forbes.
When he was at Stanford, he was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity.