100 Sports Moments of the 20th Century in the US

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

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