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.
1966: Actress Téa Leoni, best known for movies such as "Jurassic Park III," "The Family Man," "Deep Impact" and "Bad Boys," and the TV sitcom "The Naked Truth," is born Elizabeth Téa Pantaleoni in New York City.
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