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Zoom in on Facebook - First people on Facebook: Mark Zuckerberg is #4 – You are #0. Who are #1, #2, and #3 then? First woman #33…

March 20, 2011 @ 9:08 am - History, Statistics

Who and when on Facebook?

Ever wondered how did Facebook develop? Surely you did. We all have watched The Social Network… But did you know that Mark Zuckerberg was not the first one on Facebook? In fact he was #4. By digging into the Facebook profile structure, by calling each profile by its id, starting from 0 and then counting 1, 2, 3, 4, 5… below goes few interesting facts revealed.

You are the person with profile #0. Yes you are. Just go there and type http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=0 – if you are logged into Facebook, it will redirect to your profile.

Profiles #1, #2, and #3 are currently taken down. What a mystery indeed. Let us not speculate, but either Mark or somebody else did something about those first three profiles. Few more were found missing: #8, #9, #12, #14…#25. Were they real or fake? You can post your guesses in comments below.

Then among few first dozens we have lots of guys who worked on the site. The first woman in fact came as #33. There were only six girls found among the first 50 profiles, but then all the beauties catch up with guys. You can see the first here.

It would be nice to interview all these people and to find out the social network stories.

And now, here comes the promised list. Most of the people managed to get 500 to 1000 friends on average. A good progress in just seven years.

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=0

Your profile!

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1

N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=2

N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=3

N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=4

http://www.facebook.com/zuck

Mark Zuckerberg
Founder and CEO at Facebook

http://brief.ly/3jb/

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=5

http://www.facebook.com/ChrisHughes

Chris Hughes
Executive Director at Jumo
Friends (1914)
Sorry, this user already has too many friend requests.

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=6

http://www.facebook.com/moskov

Dustin Moskovitz

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=7

http://www.facebook.com/arie.hasit

Arie Hasit

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=8

N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=9

N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=10

http://www.facebook.com/marcel

Marcel Georgés Laverdet II
Software Engineer у Facebook

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=11

http://www.facebook.com/soleio

Soleio Cuervo
Unknown Designer у Facebook

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=12

N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=13

http://www.facebook.com/putnam

Chris Putnam

14…25
N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=26

http://www.facebook.com/amccollum

Andrew McCollum

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=27

http://www.facebook.com/improvite

Colin Kelly

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=28

http://www.facebook.com/kaganovich

Mark Kaganovich

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=29

Andrei Boros

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=30

Tono Aguilar

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=31

http://www.facebook.com/zbercu

Zach Bercu

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=32

Samyr Laine

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=33

http://www.facebook.com/sarah.goodin

Sarah Goodin
First woman on Facebook !!!

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=34

http://www.facebook.com/kx

Kang-Xing Jin

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=35

Colin Jackson

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=36

http://www.facebook.com/davidjakus

David Jakus

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=37

http://www.facebook.com/dkhammer

David Hammer

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=38

http://www.facebook.com/AlanaVDavis

Alana V. Davis
Second woman on Facebook

http://twitter.com/#!/alanavdavis

http://thelifeenthusiast.wordpress.com/

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=39

N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=40

http://www.facebook.com/ebonie.hazle

Ebonie Hazle
Third woman on Facebook

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=41

http://www.facebook.com/saverin

Eduardo Saverin

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=42

http://www.facebook.com/joegreen

Joe Green

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=43

Dwane Joseph

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=44

Greg Friedman

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=45

Hilary Scurlock

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=46

Billy Olson

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=47

http://www.facebook.com/ada.mcmahon

Ada McMahon

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=48

Amie Broder

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=49

http://www.facebook.com/ryan.mcauliffe

Ryan McAuliffe

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=50

David Slichter

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=51

http://www.facebook.com/oliviama

Olivia Ma

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=52

http://www.facebook.com/kevinchingkevinching

Kevin Ching

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=53

http://www.facebook.com/shinyunicorn

Sarah Heyward

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=54

Rene Shen

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=55

Jillian Copeland

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=56

http://www.facebook.com/liuliuliu

Christine Liu

http://brief.ly/3iz/

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=57

http://www.facebook.com/emily.dupraz

Emily Dupraz

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=58

http://www.facebook.com/matt.ogrady

Matthew O’Grady

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=59

Elisa Schaar

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=60

Sheila Chandrasekhara Krishnan

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=61

Lazeena Rahman

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=62

http://www.facebook.com/erictrager

Eric Trager

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=63

http://www.facebook.com/rickosterberg

Rick Osterberg

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=64

http://www.facebook.com/ojennings2

Olivia Jennings

65
N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=66

Josh Kipnees

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=67

Sarah Richardson Maxwell

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=68

http://www.facebook.com/ldorgan

Lauren Dorgan

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=69

Joshua Samuelson

70
N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=71

http://www.facebook.com/jennifer.balakrishnan

Jennifer Balakrishnan

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=72

http://www.facebook.com/colette.shen

Colette Shen

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=73

David Blazar

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=74

Daniel Mejia

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=75

Jon Hay

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=76

http://www.facebook.com/amateurist

Ryan Kuo

77, 78
N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=79

Aidan O’Connor

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=80

http://www.facebook.com/benjaminsack

Ben Sack

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=81

http://www.facebook.com/shang.chen

Shang Chen

http://brief.ly/3j0/

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=82

Aaron Greenspan

http://brief.ly/3j1/

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=83

http://www.facebook.com/chibo.tang

Chibo Tang

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=84

Tchao Thao

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=85

http://www.facebook.com/Barthman

Aaron Barth

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=86

Jason Wen

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=87

http://www.facebook.com/emilydubner

Emily Dubner

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=88

http://www.facebook.com/JJPlatz

Joe Platz

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=89

Lisa Zhang

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=90

http://www.facebook.com/maya.frommer

Maya Frommer

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=91

http://www.facebook.com/huang3r

Andrew Anqi Huang

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=92

Stephanie Camaglia Reznick

93
N/A

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=94

http://www.facebook.com/joanna.parga

Joanna Parga

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=95

Raymond Yu

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=96

http://www.facebook.com/dcfoster

David Foster

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=97

http://www.facebook.com/evanmsc

Evan Schwartz

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=98

Kevin Chan

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=99

http://www.facebook.com/camitch

Candace Mitchell

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100

Andy Brunner

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=500

Erin Mulkey

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1000

Nisha Nagarkatti-Gude

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=5000

Kristin Hicks

10000
N/A

100000
N/A

1000000
N/A

10000000
N/A

100000000
N/A

N/A – stands for not available.

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  1. One can sell the rights of this discovery to The Social Network 2 movie.

    Comment by Marko — March 22, 2011 @ 12:56 pm

  2. i was talking about it already in 2009, see http://www.kaskus.us/showthread.php?p=317562978 – now, not many people are concerned about the history of facebook. this is right. we should all worry about its future.

    Comment by Лариса Михась — April 21, 2011 @ 11:55 pm

  3. Here are some 5k+ people who followed Mark on Google: http://brief.ly/markzuckerberg/people-who-followed-him-on-google-buzz-and-google-plus/

    What was he doing on Google anyway? I would use a nick name instead of the real name and hide it…

    Comment by Larysa — July 17, 2011 @ 3:55 pm

  4. So Mark Zuckerberg has a girl-friend. Ouch…

    http://www.facebook.com/priscilla

    But she wasn’t on FB back then ;)

    Comment by Lara — September 19, 2011 @ 11:39 pm

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