100 Sports Moments of the 20th Century in the US

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

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