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

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