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Google was co-founded in by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were students at Stanford University. Google was first incorporated as a privately held company on September 4th, 1998. The company name Google has its origin in the word Googol, which is the term for the number that represents 'one followed by hundred zeros'. The initial public offering for Google took place on 19 August, 2004 and raised a whopping US $1.67 billion, making Google worth US $23 billion.
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What year was Google found?

Google was founded on September 4, 1998 in Menlo Park, California.  The founders are Sergey Brin and Larry Page, who is also the CEO.

In what year did the creators of Google sell Google?

The first private funding on August 1998: US$100,000 from Andy Bechtolsheim, co-founder of Sun Microsystems - before Google was even incorporated Google's IPO (the Initial Pu