100 Sports Moments of the 20th Century in the US

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

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