- June 16, 1903 (116 years ago)
- •The Ford Motor Company is incorporated.
- June 16, 1963 (56 years ago)
- •Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova becomes the first woman in space aboard Vostok 6.
- June 16, 1974 (45 years ago)
- •The Universal Product Code (or UPC) was scanned for the very first time. The UPC code was on a package of Wrigley’s chewing gum at Marsh Supermarket in Troy, Ohio,
- June 16, 1977 (42 years ago)
- •Oracle Corporation is incorporated in Redwood Shores, California, as Software Development Laboratories (SDL) by Larry Ellison, Bob Miner and Ed Oates.