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Events

1948

  • Jockey Johnny Longden became the first person to ride 3,000 winners.

1950

  • The Minneapolis Lakers won the first National Basketball Association (NBA) championship by defeating the Syracuse Nationals.

1954

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Debuts

1914

  • The first major league game took place at Wrigley Field in Chicago.

1950

2004

Births

1921

Deaths

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