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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
2015 - 2016 - 2017 - 2018 - 2019

   
 
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
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 Jan 2
1997
  domain owner
changed
    Hotels.com
Dallas,
Texas
USA
first Version alive
x,xxx March 18 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Nivea.com     Nivea Haus
Jungfernstieg 51
20354 Hamburg
Germany
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
x,xxx May 14 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Evian.com     Eaux Minérales d’Evian (SAEME)
11 avenue du Général Dupas
74500 Evian-les-Bains
France
first Version alive
x,xxx May 20 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Cadbury.com     Cadbury
PO Box 12, Bournville
Birmingham B30 2LU
UK
first Version alive
x,xxx May 29 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Daum.com     Daum
17 Rue des Cristalleries
54000 Nancy
France
first Version alive
x,xxx Jun 2 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Fanta.com     Fanta
The Coca Cola Company PO. Box 1734
Atlanta, GA 30301
USA
first Version alive
x,xxx Jun 2 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain UA.com     Under Armour
1020 Hull St
Baltimore, MD 21230
USA
first Version alive
x,xxx Jun 10 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain CK.com     Calvin Klein
200 Madison Ave,
New York, NY 10016
USA
first Version alive
x,xxx Jun 19 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Rolls-roycemotorcars.com     Rolls Royce
62 Buckingham Gate
SW1E 6AT London
UK
first Version alive
x,xxx Jun 24 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Braun.com     Braun
Frankfurter Straße 145
61476 Kronberg Taunus
Germany
first Version alive
x,xxx Jul 10 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Lacoste.com     Lacoste
23 rue de Provence
75009 Paris
France
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
x,xxx Sep 25 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain UGG.com     UGG
Decks Brands, 250 Coromar Drive Goleta
CA 93117 USA
first Version alive
x,xxx Oct 24 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain L'Oreal.fr     L'Oreal
41, Rue Martre
92117 Clichy Cedex
France
first Version alive
x,xxx Oct 29 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Dyson.com     Dyson
Tetbury Hill,
Malmesbury SN16 0RP
UK
first Version alive
x,xxx Nov 18 1997   domain owner never
changed
Domain Heinz.com     Heinz History Center
1212 Smallman
St. Pittsburgh, PA 15222
USA
first Version alive
x,xxx Nov 23
1997
  domain reg
1998
to Vans Inc
Domain Hermes.com  
Hermes first Version alive
x,xxx Dec 29 1997   domain sold
Dec 1998
to Vans Inc
Domain Vans.com     Vans Inc
6550 Katella Avenue
Cypress CA 90630
USA
first Version alive

     

 
 
     
 
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