Samuel Colt patents his revolver, the first black U.S. senator takes his seat, Muhammad Ali wins his first heavyweight title, and Ferdinand Marcos flees the Philippines, all on this day.
2002: Tennis player Venus Williams earns the ranking of World No. 1 for the first time in her career, becoming the first black woman to ever hold the ranking.
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