The Internet is born

October 29, 1969

The Internet is born

The Internet was born on October 29, 1969, when a student programmer at UCLA sent a message via computer to another computer at Stanford University. The project was supervised by Prof. Leonard Kleinrock.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1224100/Internets-40th-birthday-First-email-crashes-just-letters.html