Tim Berners-Lee

The creator of the World Wide Web

THE WORLD WIDE WEB

A graduate of Oxford University, Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web in 1991 an internet-based initiative for global information sharing. While at the European Particle Physics Laboratory, in 1989. He wrote the first web client and server in 1990.He could have made millions of money with this creation but instead he gave it to the world free because he knew it would not work if he made it cost money.