On this day:

1993: A car bomb explodes below the World Trade Center in New York

1991: The world’s first web browser is presented to the public The browser “WorldWideWeb” (later renamed “Nexus”) was developed by Tim Berners-Lee, a British computer scientist best known as the inventor of the internet.

Born on this day:

1954: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan: Turkish politician, 25th Prime Minister of Turkey

1932: Johnny Cash: American singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor

1802: Victor Hugo: French author, poet, playwright

Gone on this day:

1966: Vinayak Damodar Savarkar: Indian politician