Top 25 domain name that registered when Internet came into existence

  1. symbolics.com
    registered on : 15-Mar-1985
  2. bbn.com
    registered on : 24-Apr-1985
  3. think.com
    registered on : 24-May-1985
  4. mcc.com
    registered on : 11-Jul-1985
  5. dec.com
    registered on : 30-Sep-1985
  6. northrop.com
    registered on : 07-Nov-1985
  7. xerox.com
    registered on : 09-Jan-1986
  8. sri.com
    registered on : 17-Jan-1986
  9. hp.com
    registered on : 03-Mar-1986
  10. bellcore.com
    registered on : 05-Mar-1986
  11. ibm.com
    registered on : 19-Mar-1986
  12. sun.com
    registered on : 19-Mar-1986
  13. intel.com
    registered on : 25-Mar-1986
  14. ti.com
    registered on : 25-Mar-1986
  15. att.com
    registered on : 25-Apr-1986
  16. gmr.com
    registered on : 08-May-1986
  17. tek.com
    registered on : 08-May-1986
  18. fmc.com
    registered on : 10-Jul-1986
  19. ub.com
    registered on : 10-Jul-1986
  20. bell-atl.com
    registered on : 05-Aug-1986
  21. ge.com
    registered on : 05-Aug-1986
  22. grebyn.com
    registered on : 05-Aug-1986
  23. isc.com
    registered on : 05-Aug-1986
  24. nsc.com
    registered on : 05-Aug-1986
  25. stargate.com
    registered on : 05-Aug-1986


Interesting fact :

  • Internet’s first domain name symbolics.com is finally sold out.
  • The original owner of symbolics.com owned it for 25 years , paying its registration dues himself !
  • XF.com Investments, which is a Missouri-based Internet investments firm,has secured  this domain name from its owner for an un-disclosed sum.

source : http://hothardware.com

Additional Readings :

40th birthday of Internet

In fall 1969, computers sending data between two California universities set the stage for the Internet, which became a household word in the 1990s…….

read more <here>


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2 comments on “Top 25 domain name that registered when Internet came into existence

  1. Wow..Interesting! Now even I’ve the list of first 25 domains on the World Wide Web. Thanks for this research!

    Great work!

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