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  1965 – He was born on May 9 of this year in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada. He grew up in the Ottawa suburb of Nepean, Ontario.   1983 – He was runner up for the Calder Trophy to Tom Barrasso and was selected to the NHL All-Rookie Team.   1986 – He is the ..

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1929- Born on June 7 -A soccer player from the Soviet Union, was the greatest goalkeeper of his year. -Yashin is 1m 87cm (6 ft 2 in) tall, had a style that was an ideal balance of conservative positioning and acrobatic daring. 1970-Throughout his long soccer career, which ended in 1970, he played for only ..

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1939- Born in Southampton, New York 1940s-1950s– studied at Bridgehampton High School and set he set a number of records in basketball, football and baseball 1957 – graduated from high school and got into Notre Dame University as an athlete scholar for baseball and basketball 1958 – signed a contract with the Boston Red Sox ..

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1867 – Born in Gilmore, Ohio 1890-1898– played for Cleveland Spiders 1899-1900– St. Louis Pefectos and Cardinals 1901-1908– Boston Americans, Somersets, Pilgrims and Red Sox 1904 – on May 5, he did his best pitch as they were up against Philadelphia 1908 – Boston Post sponsored a "Cy Young Day" on August 13 1909-1911– Cleveland ..

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1980 – Born on September 12 in Shanghai, China.          1997-1998- Debut at the Chinese Basketball Association.   2000-2001- He became MVP of the league at the age of 20 by, scoring 27 points and grabbing 19 rebounds per game.   2002 – 1st non-US player chosen as top pick in NBA draft. ..

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1920 – Born in Hartford, Alabama on the 6th of  January. 1939-1948 – Wynn signed with the Senators at age 17, and after only three appearances, he blossomed, winning 72 games before being dealt to Cleveland in December. 1950 – He had his first 20-win season. 1951 – His durability helped him lead the American ..

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1928 – Born on November 23rd in Hollywood, California. American basketball player who was the first player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) to score over 2,000 points in one season.          – George Yardley was called "The Scoring Machine" when he broke the legendary Hank Luisetti’s Stanford record. 1951 – He led the ..

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1980 – Born on the 18th of March in Saint Petersburg, Russia. 1994 – He began competing internationally, and won the World Junior Figure Skating Championships. 1998 – Won his first major title at the European Championships leading a Russian sweep of the medals, with Plushenko in second and Alexander Abt in third.          ..

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1975 – Eldrick "Tiger" Woods, born on the 30th of December in Cypress, California. American professional golfer. 1978 – He putted against comedian Bob Hope in a television appearance on The Mike Douglas Show. At age three, he shot a 48 over nine holes at the Navy Golf Club in Cypress, California. 1980 – At ..

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1976 – Born on October 7th in  Fremont, Ohio. An American football player. 1997 – A Heisman Trophy recipient, Woodson became the first primarily defensive player to win the award given yearly to college football’s top player.          – Woodson was recognized as the Walter Camp Player of the Year, Chevrolet Defensive Player of ..

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