Tim Berners-Lee

By Gemma Chorlton

Facts About Tim!!:D

Full Name: Sir Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee

D.O.B: 8 June 1955

Age: 57

Famous For: Creating The WWW.(World Wide Web!)

Random Facts: He Also Put The Pixel Lights Around The Olympic Stadium On The Top Of The Chair.

Tim Berners-Lee Famous Quote

Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer knows the propensity to dream, the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch.

His Early Life...

Berners-Lee was born in southwest London, England, on 8 June 1955, one of four children born to Conway Berners-lee and Mary Lee Woods. His parents worked on the first commercially-built computer, the Ferranti Mark. He attended Sheen Mount Primary School, and then went on to attend south west London's independent Emanuel School from 1969 to 1973.A keen Trainspotter as a child, he learnt about electronics from tinkering with a model railway. He studied at Queen's College, Oxford, from 1973 to 1976, where he received a First-Class Degree in physics.