Three B-52s become the first aircraft to circle the globe non-stop, Willie O'Ree breaks the NHL's color barrier, "The Jeffersons" premieres, and Jim Thorpe gets his Olympic medals back, all on this day.
1903: President Theodore Roosevelt sends a radio message to King Edward VII, making the first transatlantic radio transmission originating in the United States.
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