VB.com
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Domain Stats
VB.com = Very Beautiful
Domains registered / acquired in
1985 - 1986 - 1987 - 1988 - 1989
1990 - 1991 - 1992 - 1993 - 1994
1995 - 1996 - 1997
- 1998 - 1999
2000 - 2001 - 2002
- 2003 - 2004
2005 - 2006 - 2007-- 2008 - 2009
2010 - 2011 - 2012
- 2013 - 2014

   
 
the most important Domains registered / sold in 1997
 
 
 


In 1997 NSI was charged with antitrust violations with regards to domain names.
Domain name registration fee was reduced to $70 after the court ruled
30% of the registration fee that went to the NSF to be an illegal tax.
Rank Date          
Registrant / Present Owner First Version Status
                     
x,xxx Jan 2
1997
  domain owner
changed
    Hotels.com
Dallas,
Texas
USA
first Version alive
xxx,xxx May 13 1997   domain owner never
changed
JM.com = Johns Manville in the VB.com Internet Hall of Fame   Johns Manville
Denver
USA
first Version alive
                     
xxx,xxx Sep 15 1997     Domain Google.com   Google Inc.
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
Mountain View CA 94043
USA
first Version alive
same owner
101 Jan 2 1991 Domain AA.com Domain sold to
American Airlines
in 1997
Domain AA.com in the VB.com Internet Hall of Fame   American Airlines Inc
DFW Airport
75261-9616
USA
first Version alive
domain sold
x,xxx Dec 29 1997   domain sold
Dec 1998
to Vans Inc
Domain Vans.com  
VB.com Brand Histories
Vans Inc
6550 Katella Avenue
Cypress CA 90630
USA
first Version alive

     

 
 
     
 
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VB.com = Very Beautiful