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Jon Postel Becomes First Member of Internet Society

Jon Postel manages to beat out Stephen Wolff in a race to write the first $70 check for ISOC membership dues, receiving member number 1314159 (one, followed by the first six digits of π) and becoming the Internet Society’s first individual member.

October 1991

Jon Postel manages to beat out Stephen Wolff in a race to write the first $70 check for ISOC membership dues, receiving member number 1314159 (one, followed by the first six digits of π) and becoming the Internet Society’s first individual member.