WHO WAS HE??
He was educated at Oxford University where he studied physics and later on became a software engineer. He moved to America and worked in CERN where he had the idea of creating a ' world wide web' which was first described the concept of a global system, based on the concept of 'hypertext'. He also created the first web browser and editor. The world's first website, (http://info.cern.ch), which was launched on 6 August 1991. It explained the World Wide Web and gave users an introduction to getting started with their own websites.