Tim Berners-Lee

By: Haleema

His Invention

  • He invented the World Wide Web consortium which is a web browser


  • The year that he invented the browser was 1990


  • The reason he came up with the idea was he wanted to share and update information among researchers.


  • He is currently a public speaker, professor, researcher and a computer scientist

Interesting Facts

  • He was knighted in 2004 by Queen Elizabeth II for his work with the internet
  • He was born in London
  • He was awarded the first Millennium Technology Prize and won 1 million Euros which is $1,080,500
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