Events in Sport for June 1969

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Events 1 - 20 of 20

2nd - Murle Lindstrom wins LPGA O'Sullivan Ladies Golf Open
6th - Joe Namath resigns from NFL after Pete Rozelle, football commissioner, said he must sell his stake in a bar
7th - 101st Belmont: Braulio Baeza aboard Arts & Letters wins in 2:28.8
8th - Mickey Mantle Day, 60,096 saw #7 retired (I was there-BTG)
8th - Susie Berning wins LPGA Lady Carling Golf Open
8th - 68th Men's French Open: Rod Laver beats Ken Rosewall (6-4, 6-3, 6-4)
8th - 68th Women's French Open: Margaret Court beats Ann Jones (6-1, 4-6, 6-3)
14th - Oakland As' Reggie Jackson gets 10 RBIs to beat Red Sox 21-7
15th - 69th US Golf Open: Orville Moody shoots a 281 at Champs GC in Houston
15th - Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Patty Berg Golf Classic
15th - Mets help their power needs by adding 1st baseman Donn Clendenon
21st - John Pennel pole vaults world record (5.45 m)
22nd - Susie Berning wins LPGA Pabst Ladies' Golf Classic
23rd - Joe Frazier TKOs Jerry Quarry in 8 for heavyweight boxing title
25th - Pancho Gonzalez beats Charles Pasarell in 112 game (5hr12m) marathon
Boxer and Undisputed Heavyweight Champion Joe FrazierBoxer and Undisputed Heavyweight Champion Joe Frazier 27th - Honduras/El Salvador breaks diplomatic relations due to soccer match
28th - John Hampshire scores 107 on Test cricket debut v WI at Lord's
29th - 24th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Donna Caponi Young
29th - On Billy Williams Day in Chicago, the Cubs outfielder passes Stan Musial's NL record for consecutive games played (896)
30th - Derek Clayton of Australia sets Marathon record at 2:08:34

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