TODAY IN HISTORY
On this day in 2011, Montreal Alouettes quarterback Anthony Calvillo became the all-time passing leader in pro football, breaking Damon Allen’s record of 72,381 yards. (Calvillo ended his career with 79,816 yards.)
In 1913, the Panama Canal was eectively completed as U.S. President Woodrow Wilson sent a signal from the White House by telegraph, setting o explosives that destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike.
In 2007, former NHL player Rob Ramage was found guilty on all five charges he faced including impaired driving causing death in a fatal crash that killed former Chicago Blackhawk Keith Magnuson on Dec. 15, 2003.