April 1st 1997
Well according to this blog , that was the date!
And, it looks as if ICANN are still thinking about it.
You can get a .fam.pk domain from PKNIC in Pakistan for 2000 PKR (30.96 US$)
You may just have to settle for a different domain that reflects your family name in some way.
and so on ...
Then add a few words to the name ...
Although sometimes a search engine can throw up some odd ones ...
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I am NOT a DreamHost employee OK! :@
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