By: Sidney Brandon

Where We Started...

Lawrence page, one of two men that founded google was born on March 26,1973. Along with his partner, Sergey Brin, who was born August 21, 1973. Lawrence was born in east Lansting, MI, where as Sergey was born in Russia. They met at the Stanford University where they both attended college.

The Begining...

Lawrence and Sergey started collaborating on a search engine called BackRub. They then registered as a domain on September 15, 1997. In April of !998 is when everything started coming together. They started a Google Friends Newsletter to keep viewers informed about company news. In September of the same year Google files for incorporation in California. They set up work space in a garage in Menlo Park, California. in December of 1998, they are recognized for extremely relevant results and the Top 100 Web Sites. The year of 1999 they grow tremendously!! They grow to have over 250 million images in counting. They outgrew their garage and moved to 165 University Avenue along with 8 employees.

Still today they are the largest source of information and it grows each day. It has tons are reliable sources. Google is the first place people go to find answers.