Brendan Eich
Brendan Eich
Real Name/Full Name Brendan Eich
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Brendan Eich
Birth Place: Pittsburgh Pennsylvania U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 4 July 1961
Age/How Old: 62 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
Weight: In Kilograms –75Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Grey
Parents Name: Father –N/A
Mother –N/A
Siblings: N/A
School: Ellwood P. Cubberley High School
College: University of Santa Clara (BA) ;
University of Illinois (MA)
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Eleanor Eich
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: American Technologist (Programmer)
Net Worth: $130 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Brendan Eich, an American, is a successful entrepreneur. He coupled with fellow founder “Marc Andreessen” and previously worked in Netscape Communication (a network software). He is also a member of the well-known group of businessmen. He was also the former CEO and chairman of the top-rated Mozilla Company. He is also credited for finding JavaScript world-wide, and bringing in the top programming language of the recent world in front of the people.

Well, how well do you know about Brendan Eich? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Brendan Eich’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Brendan Eich to date.

Biography and Early Life

Brendan Eich was born in a middle-class family in 1961 on 4th July. He was born in the city of Pittsburgh, Gaithersburg, Maryland. He has not disclosed many details regarding his parent in any interview or media briefing. He kick-started his professional career at Silicon Graphics and worked in the same place for seven consecutive years on the subject of operating system.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Brendan Eich in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Brendan Eich’s age is 62 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2024 having been born on 4 July 1961. Though, he is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165 lbs in Pound and 75kg in Kilograms.


He completed his graduation from Ellwood P. Cubberley High School in the year 1979. He achieved his bachelor’s degree in computer science and maths from the most prestigious University of Santa Clara. He pursued his master’s degree from the University of Illinois in 1985. The renowned university is situated in Urbana-Champaign.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

The most excellent and most renowned programmer is very quiet about his personal life. He does not like people invading his private life. However, saying he is married to Eleanor Eich a couple of decades back. They are proud parents of a few kids. He shares a good relationship with his family.

Is Brendan Eich Gay?

Brendan Eich is very intimate about his personal life, and he and his family share pleasant moments. He had been a part of many successful projects but saying he is not gay for sure.

Professional Career

Earlier in his career, he worked on the operating system and network code for seven years at Silicon Graphics. Later fir three years he worked for Microunity Systems Engineering writing microkernel and DSP codes.

In 1995, he worked at the Netscape Communication Corporation in which he devised a language having the same functionality as Scheme. In just ten days he was ready with the first version to accommodate the 2.0 Navigator Beta release schedule and known as Mocha. Still, late in September 1995, it was renamed as Live Script and again in December changed as JavaScript. Later he continued to oversee the process and development of Spider-monkey.

He co-founded Mozilla with Jamie Zawinski and other people which is free and open-source software. It is meant to manage the contributions to the Netscape source code. He worked as a chief architect in Mozilla in its early days. Later in the year 1999 AOL bought Netscape and shut down the Netscape browser in July 2003. In 2005 he became the CTO (Chief Technical Officer) of Mozilla.

He owned the Spider-monkey Mozilla Module until 2011 where he passed the ownership. In March 2014 he was appointed as a CEO of Mozilla Corporation. He donated his funds for a campaign which is about banning same-sex marriages in California. Later many tweets got viral demanding him to resign from his post. After two days, he apologized and expressed his sorrow and pledged to support and work with LGBT communities. Later after 11 days as CEO, he resigned from the corporation.

Currently, he is the CEO of Brave Software, a browser internet company. In this company he co-created BAT (Basic Attention Token). It is a cryptocurrency which is designed to be used in the browser. This feature was launched in 2017 and raised $35 million.


Brendan Eich was awarded the Ecma Fellow Award in the creation of Java Script for his visionary leadership and contribution to the development of ECMA script standard.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Brendan Eich in 2024

Brendan Eich Net Worth
Brendan Eich Net Worth

Great entrepreneur Brendon Eich is a successful American technologist and software developer has a total net worth of $130 million as of 2024. He is a wealthy and elegant man who has earned his money from creating different languages, and he is very dedicated to his work.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Brendan Eich was given ten days to create JavaScript by Netscape Communication Corporation in 1995 as they hired him.
  • Brendan Eich decided to fund the campaign banning same-sex marriages in California.
  • He donated $1000 to After this news got viral, several tweets are demanding his resignation.
  • Throughout his journey as a creator of JavaScript, he used to listen to some selective advice, and some of them are very important and useful.
  • In 2014, he took over the CEO position of Mozilla.
  • He worked for a computer services company with his fellow entrepreneur Marc Andreessen.

Brendan Eich a famous technologist of America, creator of JavaScript language and co-founder of Mozilla has born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US. He worked very hard throughout his journey to achieve his dreams. He is also a great entrepreneur and co-founded Mozilla. He is most famous as a programmer and developer of JavaScript language.

In this age of technology, he is an inspiration for many young technologists. The whole internet-based world is grateful towards him for his extraordinary inventions and inspiration to the young people.


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