1920 – Major League Baseball representatives outlawed pitches that involved tampering with the ball.
1961 – The American Football League’s Los Angeles franchise was transferred to San Diego.
1968 – Peggy Fleming wins Olympic Figure Skating gold medal, Grenoble, France
1969 – LSU Pete Maravich scores 66, despite losing to Tulane 101-94
1989 – Celtic KC Jones & Cavalier Lenny Wilkens elected to NBA Hall of Fame
1989 – To gain deregulation WWF admits pro wrestling is an exhibition & not a sport, in a NJ court
1990 – Buster Douglas KOs Mike Tyson in 10 for Heavyweight boxing title
1955 – Greg Norman, Queensland, Australia, PGA golfer (1984 Kemper)
1963 – Bennie Thompson, NFLer (Saints, Chiefs, Cleveland Browns/Ravens)