On this day: January 18

Published On: Jan 17 2013 02:53:01 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 18 2013 02:00:00 AM EST
Operation Power Flite, B-52s, 1957

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.