It is the 167th day of the year, with only 198 days remaining.
363 - Emperor Julian marches back up the Tigris River and burns his fleet of supply ships. During the withdrawal, Roman forces suffer several attacks from the Persians.
1858 - Abraham Lincoln delivers his House Divided speech in Springfield, Illinois.
1903 - The Ford Motor Company is incorporated.
1911 - IBM is founded as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Compan in Endicott, New York.