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ID/Class Names beginning with numbers

From: Thomas BAYER - Web Alliance <thomas-bayer@web-alliance.fr>
Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:45:34 +0000
To: "'www-html@w3.org'" <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <18B45E1EEFCDC348BC5AB19D5EFBEF93011EF4C5EC@ArenasMail.weballiance.lan>

I know my question may sound stupid or might have been answered tons of times, but here it is : why on earth can't a ID/Class name begin with a number ?
Wouldn't it be a huge enhancement for web developers if it was possible ?

Thanks in advance for the explanations.

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