The Only Things That Happened On This Day in History
1807 Congress outlawed the importing of slaves to the United States, effective the following year.
1923 Time magazine debuted.
1959 Jazz trumpeter Miles Davis held the first of two recording sessions that yielded the album “Kind of Blue.”
1962 Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors scored an NBA record 100 points in a game against the New York Knicks.