Quotes by Tim Berners-Lee

About Tim Berners-Lee:

Sir Timothy John is an English computer scientist, best known as the inventor of the World Wide Web. He made a proposal for an information management system in March 1989, and he implemented the first successful communication between a Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) client and server via the Internet sometime around mid-November of that same year.

Author Bio

  • NameTim Berners-Lee
  • DescriptionBritish computer scientist, inventor of the World Wide Web
  • AliasesTimBL; Sir Tim Berners-Lee; Sir Timothy John Berners-Lee OM KBE FRS FREng FRSA; Timothy John Berners-Lee; TBL
  • BornJune 8, 1955
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionComputer Scientist; Physicist; Programmer
  • AwardsPrix Ars Electronica; W. Wallace McDowell Award; Eduard-Rhein Technology Award; MacArthur Fellows Program; Japan Prize; Millennium Technology Prize; Quadriga; Charles Stark Draper Prize; Queen Elizabeth Prize For Engineering; Knight Commander Of The Order Of The British Empire; Fellow Of The Royal Society; UNESCO Niels Bohr Medal; Royal Medal; Mountbatten Medal; Princess Of Asturias Award - Technical And Scientific Research; EFF Pioneer Award