Time Uses 1984 Photograph for Steve Jobs Cover

Posted on October 12, 2011

Time Magazine Steve Jobs Death Cover

Time magazine went with a 1984 photograph of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs with a Macintosh computer on his lap for its special Steve Jobs issue. The magazine cover photo was taken by Norman Seeff in 1984. Jobs is not wearing shoes in the photograph. He is sitting Indian style.

This was the seventh time Steve Jobs covered Time. One is from Jobs' Pixar days and the rest are from his two separate stints as Apple CEO. You can see see a gallery of Time's Steve Jobs cover here.

Photo: Time