Tim Berners Lee Bio

(Computer Scientist)

Relationship Statistics of Tim Berners Lee

What is Tim Berners Lee marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
How many children does Tim Berners Lee have ? (name):Two (Alice Berners-Lee and Ben Berners-Lee )
Is Tim Berners Lee having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Tim Berners Lee gay ?: No
Who is Tim Berners Lee wife ? (name):Rosemary Leith

More about the relationship

Tim Berners Lee is happily married. His wife, Rosemary Leith is a Canadian internet and banking entrepreneur. The couple got married to each other in 2014. The wedding took place at Chapel Royal in St. James’s Palace in London.

Previously, he was married to the American Computer programmer, Nancy Carlson in 1990. Together, they have two children including a son, Ben Berners-Lee, and a daughter, Alice Berners-Lee.

Who is Tim Berners Lee?

American Tim Berners Lee OM, KBE, and FREng decorated Computer Scientist. Lee is renowned as the inventor of the World Wide Web.

Currently, he is the director of the Web Science Research Initiative (WSRI). Also, he is the advisory board member of the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence.

Tim Berners Lee- Birth Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education

Tim Berners Lee was born on 8th June 1955 in London, England. He is of British ethnicity.

He is also the son of Mary Lee Woods (mother) and Conway Berners (father). His parents were computer scientists and mathematicians. They built the commercial computer, Ferranti Mark 1.

He is the eldest child of them. His younger brother, Mike Berners-Lee is a researcher and greenhouse gases.

Moving to his academics, he completed his High School education at the Emanuel School. Later, he graduated from The Queen’s College in 1976. From the University, he received a first-class bachelor of arts degree in Physics.

Tim Berners Lee- Professional Career

  • Started working as an engineer for the telecommunication company, Plessey. Later, he joined the D.G Nash in Ferndown where he worked in type-setting software for printers.
  • In June 1980, he joined the Independent Contractor for CERN.
  • After that, he worked in the real-time remote procedure call project from John Poole’s Image Computer System and joined CERN once more.
  • In 1989, he got a chance to In 1989, he wrote his proposal on Transmission Control Protocol and domain name system and redistributed it.
  • On 20th December 1990, he published his first web site from the CERN network.
  • In 1994, he founded the World Wide Web Consortium at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Since then, he is leading it.

Tim Berners Lee- Net Worth, Salary

As of 2021, he has an estimated net worth of $10 million. As of now, he has not shared any details in his salary. However, a computer engineer’s salary is in the range of $51k – $141k.

Body Measurements: Height & Weight

He has blue eyes with light hair. He stands at a height of 6 feet and weighs around 78 kg.

Controversy & Rumors

To date, he has not been part of any sort of controversy and scandals that created headlines in the media. Besides that, he has managed to maintain distance from any kind of rumors.

Tim Berners Lee- Twitter

He is active on Twitter with the handle, @timberners_lee with 344.7k followers.

On Twitter, he is following the personalities like Ed Markey, Greta Thunberg, and Kamala Harris.


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