See The Very First YouTube Video Uploaded 14 Years Ago Today

Jawed Karim taking a selfie in front of an elephant

14 years ago today.

April 23, 2005.

The very first YouTube video was uploaded, titled “Me at the zoo.” It’s hilariously awkward, and holy shit, has the internet changed since then….

Here’s YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim at the San Diego Zoo.

A beer bottle on a dock


A beer bottle on a dock