Updated at February 4, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team
Alan Kotok is best known as Entrepreneur who has born on November 09, 1941 in Pennsylvania. Currently, Alan Kotok is 81 years, 2 months and 25 days old. Alan Kotok will celebrate 82nd birthday on Thursday, 9th of November 2023. Below the countdown to Alan Kotok upcoming birthday.
Computer pioneer who worked on the earliest video games and created the joystick.
He was inspired to study computers after a school field trip to the Mobil Research Lab in New Jersey.
He also worked on the architecture of the World Wide Web in the late 1990s as part of the W3C organization.
His father owned a hardware store, and at Christmas sold toy train sets that fascinated young Alan.
He and Tim Berners-Lee, who was one of the principal builders of the World Wide Web, were associates at W3C.
Alan Kotok is 81 years old today.
Alan Kotok was born on November 09, 1941 in Pennsylvania.
Alan Kotok zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Alan Kotok was best known as Entrepreneur.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Alan Kotok's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1979||Cold War: Nuclear false alarm: The NORAD computers and the Alternate National Military Command Center in Fort Ritchie, Maryland detected purported massive Soviet nuclear strike. After reviewing the raw data from satellites and checking the early-warning radars, the alert is cancelled.|
|1982||the original broadcast of TV series The Young Ones (TV series)|
|1985||Garry Kasparov, 22, of the Soviet Union becomes the youngest World Chess Champion by beating fellow Soviet Anatoly Karpov.|
|1989||Cold War: Fall of the Berlin Wall: East Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall, allowing its citizens to travel to West Berlin.|
|1993||Stari Most, the "old bridge" in the Bosnian city of Mostar, built in 1566, collapses after several days of bombing by Croat forces during the Croat-Bosniak War.|
|1994||The chemical element darmstadtium is discovered.|
|1998||A U.S. federal judge, in the largest civil settlement in American history, orders 37 U.S. brokerage houses to pay US$1.03 billion to cheated NASDAQ investors to compensate for price fixing.|
|1998||Capital punishment in the United Kingdom, already abolished for murder, is completely abolished for all remaining capital offences.|
|1999||TAESA Flight 725 crashes after takeoff from Uruapan International Airport in Uruapan, Michoacán, Mexico, killing all 18 people on board.|
|2005||The Venus Express mission of the European Space Agency is launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.|
|2005||Suicide bombers attack three hotels in Amman, Jordan, killing at least 60 people.|
|2007||The German Bundestag passes the controversial data retention bill mandating storage of citizens' telecommunications traffic data for six months without probable cause.|
|2012||A train carrying liquid fuel crashes and bursts into flames in northern Myanmar, killing 27 people and injuring 80 others.|
|2012||At least 27 people are killed and dozens are wounded in conflicts between inmates and guards at Welikada prison in Colombo.|
|2016||Donald Trump is declared the winner of the US Presidential Election.|
|1983||The birth of Rob Elloway, German rugby player|
|1983||The birth of Ted Potter Jr., American golfer|
|1983||The birth of Michael Turner, English footballer|
|1984||The birth of Delta Goodrem, Australian singer-songwriter, pianist, and actress|
|1984||The birth of Seven, South Korean singer, dancer, and actor|
|1984||The birth of Ku Hye Sun, South Korean actress, director, singer|
|1985||The birth of Bakary Soumaré, Malian footballer|
|1986||The birth of Carl Gunnarsson, Swedish ice hockey player|
|1987||The birth of Raul Must, Estonian badminton player|
|1988||The birth of Nikki Blonsky, American actress, singer, and dancer|
|1988||The birth of Analeigh Tipton, American model and actress|
|1989||The birth of Baptiste Giabiconi, French model and singer|
|1990||The birth of Nosa Igiebor, Nigerian footballer|
|1993||The birth of Pete Dunne, English wrestler and promoter|
|1996||The birth of Momo Hirai, Japanese singer (Twice)|
|2013||The death of Emile Zuckerkandl, Austrian-American biologist and academic (b. 1922)|
|2014||The death of Rubén Alvarez, Argentinian golfer (b. 1961)|
|2014||The death of Saud bin Muhammed Al Thani, Qatari prince (b. 1966)|
|2014||The death of R. A. Montgomery, American author and publisher (b. 1936)|
|2014||The death of Myles Munroe, Bahamian pastor and author (b. 1954)|
|2014||The death of Orlando Thomas, American football player (b. 1972)|
|2014||The death of Joe Walsh, Irish politician, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine (b. 1943)|
|2015||The death of Carol Doda, American actress and dancer (b. 1937)|
|2015||The death of Ernst Fuchs, Austrian painter, sculptor, and illustrator (b. 1930)|
|2015||The death of Tommy Hanson, American baseball player (b. 1986)|
|2015||The death of Byron Krieger, American fencer (b. 1920)|
|2015||The death of Andy White, Scottish drummer (b. 1930)|
|2016||The death of Greg Ballard, American basketball player and coach (b. 1955)|
|2017||The death of Chuck Mosley, American singer songwriter (b. 1959)|
|2017||The death of Shyla Stylez, Canadian pornographic actress (b. 1982)|
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