Weirdest Guinness world records
1498: Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama discovers the sea route to India when he arrives at Calicut, India.
Vasco da Gama arrives in India, Christopher Columbus dies, Norman Rockwell makes his Saturday Evening Post cover debut, HIV is discovered, and "Cheers" airs its series finale, all on this day.
Even though the tragedy hit miles away, the effects were felt in Hawaii by local runners.
The death toll in last week's sinking of the South Korean ferry Sewol has risen to 87, South Korea's coast guard said Monday night. The number of missing is now 215.