Today In Sports History

Posted: November 13, 2007 in Today in history

Welcome to today highlights in sports history. Today in 1789, Benjamin Franklin writes the famous line”Nothing is certain but death & taxes”. And in 1990, the World Wide Web officially begun.

In 1875, Harvard-Yale game is 1st college football contest with uniforms.

In 1900, Baltimore Orioles (now New York Yankees) enter baseball’s American League

In 1964, Bob Petit (St Louis Hawks) becomes 1st NBAer to score 20,000 points

In 1992, Riddick Bowe beats Evander Holyfield in 12 for heavyweight boxing title.

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