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Google initial $100,000 funding check couldn’t be cashed

Fact - A $100,000 check that Google founders received as the first investment couldn't be cashed because the company, "Google Inc", wasn't founded yet!
Pic Credits: © 2006 Daniel Lobo | Cheques | CC BY-SA | Modified

Co-founder of Sun Microsystems, Andy Bechtolsheim, was the first to fund Google. Sergey Brin and Larry Page couldn’t cash the $100,000 check because it was made out to “Google Inc” which hadn’t existed at that time.

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