Tim Berners-Lee is Knighted

http://www.w3.org/ โ€“ 31 December 2003 โ€“ Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web and director of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), will be made a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (KBE) by Queen Elizabeth. This was announced earlier today by Buckingham Palace as part of the 2004 New Yearโ€™s Honours list.

Great, no? :wink: