Facebook: A timeline of social media giant

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Things You Didn't Know: Mark Zuckerberg

It was a simple idea that has taken the world by storm. Facebook has been around for less than two decades, but the social media platform has changed how we interact with one another.

Take a look at the history of the program developed to connect college students that now connects the world.

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FILE - This Jan. 17, 2017, file photo shows a Facebook logo displayed in a start-up companies gathering.

Credit: AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File

FILE - This Jan. 17, 2017, file photo shows a Facebook logo displayed in a start-up companies gathering.
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FILE - This Jan. 17, 2017, file photo shows a Facebook logo displayed in a start-up companies gathering.

Credit: AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File

Credit: AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File

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