On this day: August 10

Published On: Aug 07 2012 12:56:12 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 10 2012 02:00:00 AM EDT

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.

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1971: Harmon Killebrew of the Minnesota Twins hits the 500th home run of his career, connecting with a pitch from Baltimore's Mike Cuellar in the first inning at Metropolitan Stadium in Bloomington, Minnesota, becoming the 10th major-leaguer to reach the career milestone. Later in the game, he connected for the 501st home run of his career.

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