1920 Man o War wins the 1 5/8-mile Lawrence Realization Stakes at Belmont Park by 100 lengths, the largest winning margin in modern racing history. His time for the race, 2:40 4/5, shatters the world record by 6 4/5 seconds for his fifth record-setting performance of the year.
1932 Olin Dutra defeats Frank Walsh in the final round 4 and 3 to win the PGA Championship.
1966 The Houston Oilers' defense holds the Denver Broncos to no first downs in a 45-7 rout.
1951 Frank Sedgman becomes the first Australian to win the men's singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championships, beating Victor Seixas in three sets. Sixteen-year-old Maureen Connolly wins the first of three consecutive women's titles, beating Shirley Fry in three sets.
1983 Lynn Dickey of Green Bay completes 27 of 31 passes, including 18 straight, for 333 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Packers in a 41-38 overtime victory over Houston.
1994 Fu Mingxia of China becomes the first woman to win consecutive highboard world titles, beating countrywoman Chi Bin in Rome.