The nation's capital is founded, the world gets its first parking meter, Joltin' Joe sets an unbreakable record, and man heads to the moon, all on this day.
1993: San Francisco Giants outfielder Darren Lewis sets a major-league record with 267 consecutive errorless games, snapping Don Demeter's record. He would eventually run the streak to 392 games, a record that stands today.
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