Vinton Cerf

Born: 1943
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut

Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)—Cerf and Kahn created the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) that allows the widespread use of the Internet. Cerf and Kahn are often referred to as the “fathers of the Internet.”


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