The Internet owes much of its existence to Philip Emeagwali
Name: Philip Emmanuel Emeagwali .
Date of Birth: 23/08/1954.
Place of Birth: Akure (Ondo State - Nigeria).
Family Lineage: Nigerian (Ibo) Father and Mother.
Race: Black African.
Marital Status: Married with children
Occupation: Mathematician/Computer scientist.
More information on this hero please visit TIME magazine website www.time.com/time/2007/blackhistmth/bios/04.html