Google Inc. the American search engine company, founded in 1998 by Sergey Brin and Larry Page that is a subsidiary of the holding company Alphabet Inc.
History of Google
1995 - 1996
Founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin met at Stanford University in 1995.
Larry and Sergey named the search engine they built “Google,” a play on the word “googol,” the mathematical term for a 1 followed by 100 zeros.