Magellan reaches the Pacific, William Shakespeare gets hitched, the Grand Ole Opry debuts, Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci defects, and Jeffrey Dahmer is killed in prison, all on this day.
1987: Actress Karen Gillan, best known for playing Amy Pond in the BBC series "Doctor Who," is born in Inverness, Scotland. She's also known for her roles in the movies "Oculus" and "Guardians of the Galaxy" and in the sitcom "Selfie."
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