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First .com registered by an individual

First .com domain name registered by an individual. Toad.com by John Gilmore.

18 August, 1987

On 18th August 1987, John Gilmore, the fifth employee at Sun Microsystems, became the first individual to register a dot-com domain name, toad.com.

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