100 Sports Moments of the 20th Century in the US

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

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