12/15/2010 03:53 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Mark Zuckerberg Milestones: Facebook Founder Through The Years (PHOTOS)

Mark Zuckerberg, TIME's 2010 Person of the Year, has been in the spotlight as the founder of Facebook for years. While The Social Network may have shed light on some of the circumstances surrounding his rise to fame and fortune, Zuckerberg's life continues to make headlines.

Here's a timeline of the young billionaire and the rise of Facebook through the years: