100 Sports Moments of the 20th Century in the US

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

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