Google was founded by partners Larry Page and Sergey Brin in the year of 1997. Soon after it became a Private Corporation on September 4, 1998. Google rapidly gained popularity and became a Public Corporation on August 19, 2004.
Facts about Google
- Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful.
- Launched Gmail on April Fool's Day in 2004.
- Their Initial Public Offering consisted of 19,605,052 shares.