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

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