Apple shipped the first Apple II computer on June 10, 1977. Born on this day: historian, jazz critic and civil libertarian Nat Hentoff (1925); children’s writer Maurice Sendak (1929); scientist and pioneer of “sociobiology,” E. O. Wilson (1929). By: Redactor Declarations Nineteen Eighty-Four Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website 8 − = Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.