100 Sports Moments of the 20th Century in the US

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Nolan Ryan pitches no-hitter
Baseball Hall of Fame is dedicated
Pittsburgh Pirates win WS 4-3
NBA record 106 fouls
Jim Bunning pitches perfect game
NFL is founded
Black boxer Jack Johnson beats James Jeffries
New York Mets win WS
Bulls have 72-10 record, breaks record
Flu pandemic shuts down pro football
Vince Lombardi dies
Chicago Bears win 2nd straight NFL title
Original Yankee Stadium opens
MLB starts interleague play
John Heisman wins college football championship
Cal Ripken Jr. breaks Lou Gehrig's consecutive game record
World Series founded
Jackie Robinson retires
Seattle Seahawks and Tampa Bay Buccaneers founded
US wins 25 gold medals at Olympics
Brooklyn Dodgers move to Ebbets Field
Drew Bledsoe sets pass completions and pass attempts
Walter Payton dies
Yale wins college football's National Championship
Bears set record for most points with 73
Chicago Bulls win first of six titles in next eight years
Seattle Mariners and Toronto Blue Jays debut
Milwaukee Brewers go to WS, then lose to St. Louis Cardinals
Roger Maris hits 61 homers; breaks Babe Ruth's record of 60
Jackie Robinson is first black in MLB
Cleveland Rams move to L.A.
First Heisman winner is Jay Berwanger
Milwaukee Bucks win only NBA title
EventYear
Packers win 1st Super Bowl, beat Chiefs 35-10
FDR gives MLB go-ahead to play
Steve Young wins MVP, Joe Montana plays for Chiefs
Rube Foster suffers nervous breakdown
Joe DiMaggio marries Marilyn Monroe
BYU wins National Championship
Jesse Owens wind 4 gold in Berlin
BAA is founded
Packers beat Cowboys in famed Ice Bowl
'Broadway' Joe Namath guarantees a victory in 3rd Super Bowl
First NFL Pro Bowl
NY Giants (baseball) refuse to play in WS
15 year old Joe Nuxhall is youngest to pitch in MLB
Orlando Cepeda becomes first designated hitter
Wilt Chamberlain elected to NBA Hall of Fame
First NFL Championship game
Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa break Roger Maris' homerun record
Packers win first of 13 NFL titles
Wilt 'The Stilt' Chamberlain scores 100 points in single game
Second MLB All-Star Game
AFL is founded
Bears-Packers rivalry founded
First Cotton Bowl held
College Football almost ended
Lester Reiff is highest paid horse jockey of decade
First forward pass thrown
Indiana beats Syracuse for Men's College Basketball Championship
Red Grange turns pro 2 days after college ends
Babe Ruth hits 11 homeruns
First Pro Football Hall of Fame class inducted
'Hammerin' Hank Aaron hits 715th homer
Chicago Cubs win their only World Series
MLB Players and coaches will vote for All Star Game
EventYear
Bobby Jones wins US Amateur Open
Detroit Pistons shutout L.A. Lakers 4-0
First NFL Pro Bowl
Second shutout in WS history
Bulls complete first three-peat of the decade
Pete Rose breaks Ty Cobb's all-time hit record
Packers win 2nd Super Bowl, beat Raiders 35-14
Kansas Jayhawks fieldhouse opens (Allen Fieldhouse)
33 events at Olympics
Chicago Bears meet Packers in playoffs for the 1st of 2 times
Rollie Fingers breaks Hoyt Wilhelm's career saves record
Yankees shutout Pirates 4-0 in WS
Thurmon Munson dies in plane crash
Jamie Morris of Washington Redskins has 45 rushing attempts
Celtics-Lakers Finals rivalry begins with Celts winning 4-1
Giants beat Packers for NFL title
LeRoy Irvin sets NFL record 207 punt return yards
Tony Dorsett sets NFL record 99 yard run from scrimmage
First Rose Bowl held
Packers win 3rd straight NFL title
Baseball's NY Giants sign two blacks
Bobsledding debuts in Olympics
Roberto Clemente becomes only player to hit walk-off grand slam inside the park homerun
Miami Dolphins have only perfect NFL season, finish 14-0
Pittsburgh Steelers win another Super Bowl
Coaches Poll established
First PGA Championship held
First Indy 500
Yankees win their 10th WS title
Packers win 2nd straight NFL title
First running of the Mount Marathon race
Yankee Stadium is first built
AFL play is founded

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