Columbus heads home from the New World, Martin Luther King Jr. is born, the first Super Bowl is played, and Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger becomes a hero, all on this day.
2001: Wikipedia, a free Wiki content encyclopedia, goes online. The site, written collaboratively by volunteers around the world, has since become the largest and most popular general reference work on the Internet.
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