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How old is your GMail account?


Oct 25, 2017
2004, beta days. A very kind person gave me an invite (back when you only got 2 or 5 invites).

Still use it as my main email account.
Oct 28, 2017
One of my biggest regrets was using my name for my email address with no numbers or anything weird like that. It's a fairly common name, so on a daily basis I get emails from people mistakingly sending to [email protected] instead of [email protected] I've received incredibly personal emails. A year ago a lawyer from Texas sent me a contract meant for a couple divorcing which detailed their financial arrangements. Crazy.
Oct 25, 2017
January 2006. I remember I always wanted one before that but none of my friends had invite codes. The day I finally got an invite code, I was ecstatic and full of joy. It was a magical day.
Oct 25, 2017
First email in my inbox is from August 2003? EDIT: Different email account that was linked. So probably 2004 or 2005? Got a beta invite.
Oct 26, 2017
San Francisco Bay Area
I've had my OG Hotmail account since 2006.

I first used it to make an Xbox Live account.

It's filled with so much spam and shit and I haven't checked it in 3 years probably.

oops, this is Gmail, not Hotmail.
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Oct 25, 2017
probably 2012 (as far back as my inbox goes) when my high school gave us chromebooks

before that I was using bell south and yahoo.
Oct 25, 2017
I don't have the Welcome mail, but my oldest email is from September 29th 2004 so sometime before then. This was when you could only get in with an invite