100 Sports Moments of the 20th Century in the US

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

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