Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Steve Crocker
Born: October 15, 1944, Pasadena, California, USA
- Inventor of the Request for Comments series, writing the very first RFC and numerous others.
- Chair of the board of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, ICANN.
- Helped create the ARPANET protocols which were the foundation for today's Internet.
Honors and awards
- IEEE Internet Award.
"Usenet is the last uncensored mass medium."