Magellan sets sail, "Candid Camera" moves to TV, the "Son of Sam" is arrested, and Michael Phelps earns his first gold in Beijing, all on this day.
1519: Ferdinand Magellan's five ships set sail from Seville, Spain, to circumnavigate the globe. Magellan's second in command, Sebastian Elcano, would end up completing the expedition after Magellan's April 27, 1521, death in the Philippines.
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