- 1951 - First NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 111-94 at Boston.
- 1962 - Wilt Chamberlain scores incredible 100 points in an NBA game.
- 1969 - Phil Esposito becomes first NHL Player to score 100 points in a season.
- 1989 - New York Mets' Darryl Strawberry swings at teammate Keith Hernandez.
- 1982 - Ben Roethlisberger is born. Happy birthday Big Ben! 38 years old today!
Ben then and now...