Pilgrims on the Mayflower spot land, Jack the Ripper kills for the last time, the PGA integrates, Rolling Stone magazine debuts, and the Berlin Wall begins to fall, all on this day.
1993: Micheal Williams, a guard for the Minnesota Timberwolves, sets the NBA record for most consecutive free throws, hitting his 97th in a row before missing his next one. Williams broke a record set by Basketball Hall of Famer Calvin Murphy, who hit 78 straight in 1980-81.
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