"April 8, 1991This Day in History: April 8 | Computer History Museum
Java Development Begins in Earnest
On this day, Sun's Java team moves from Sun Microsystems to work in secret on its "Oak" development project (later re-named Java)."
Friday, April 08, 2016
This Day in History: April 8 | Computer History Museum
Java is a quarter-century old -- or closer to 21 years old, according to the official Oracle perspective