Saturday, October 08, 2011

Conrail and Apple Computer: April 1, 1976

Received the following via email.

On April 1, 1976, Jobs and Wozniak formed Apple Computer.

On April 1, 1976, Conrail began operations at 12:01 a.m. .

" can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. " ---Stanford University Commencement address delivered by Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple Computer on June 12, 2005

I never connected these two significant corporate 'birth/start dots' in American business history.