Brendan Eich was born on July 4, 1961. He is an American Technologist and also the creator of JavaScript. Additionally, he co-founded Mozilla and also served as their CTO. Momentarily, he served as the CEO for Mozilla. He is the current acting CEO of Brave Software. He grew up in Palo Alto; went to Ellwood P. Cubberley High, received a bachelor's degree in mathematics and computer science at Santa Clara University. He then went on to receive his Master's Degree in 1985 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.