Golden State Warriors in History

Events in Sport

  • 1946-09-02 American golfer Ben Hogan wins the Golden State Open at California CC in Los Angeles; his 3rd consecutive PGA event and 11th title of the season; 2nd time that year he wins 3 straight tournaments
  • 1972-03-19 LA Lakers beat Golden State Warriors, 162-99, by then record 63 pts
  • 1974-02-02 Smallest crowd at Cleveland Arena (Cavs vs Golden State-1,641)
  • 1981-04-24 San Antonio blocks 20 Golden State shots to set NBA reg game record
  • 1984-11-17 Golden State Warrior scores 59 points losing to NJ Nets 124-110
  • 1997-12-03 Golden State Warrior guard Latrell Sprewell, four-year, $32 million, contract terminated for attacking his coach P J Carlesimo
  • 2015-01-24 Golden State Warrior Klay Thompson scores the most NBA points in a quarter with 37 & the most 3-pointers in a quarter with 9

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2015-05-04 Golden State Warrior Stephen Curry is named MVP for the 2014-15 NBA season

Basketball Superstar Stephen Curry
Basketball Superstar
Stephen Curry
  • 2015-05-27 Golden State Warriors win the NBA Western Conference
  • 2015-06-16 69th NBA Championship: Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers, 4 games to 2
  • 2016-06-19 NBA Finals: Cleveland Cavaliers win their first title defeating Golden State Warriors 4–3 - 1st team to overcome 3–1 deficit

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2017-09-23 US President Donald Trump withdraws invitation to the White House for NBA champions Golden State Warriors after Stephen Curry says he doesn't want to attend

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
Basketball Superstar Stephen Curry
Basketball Superstar
Stephen Curry
  • 2018-04-24 Golden State Killer suspect Joseph DeAngelo arrested and charged with eight murders after being identified through genealogy websites
  • 2018-06-03 Golden State guard Stephen Curry breaks Ray Allen's NBA Finals record for most 3-pointers with 9 in the Warriors 19 point Game 2 win over Cleveland

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2018-06-06 LeBron James eclipses Michael Jordan's record (109) for most 30-point games in NBA playoff history in Cleveland's Game 3 Finals loss to Golden State

Basketball Player LeBron James
Basketball Player
LeBron James
Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan
  • 2018-06-08 NBA Finals: Golden State Warriors win their 3rd title in 4 years with a 108-85 over the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 4-nil sweep. Kevin Durant MVP

Birthdays in Sport


Person of interestRick Barry

1944-03-28 Rick Barry, Basketball forward (NY Nets, Golden State Warriors), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey

NBA Small Forward Rick Barry
NBA Small Forward
Rick Barry
  • 1953-05-02 Jamaal Wilkes, American NBA forward (Golden State-Rookie of Yr 1975), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1953-10-10 Gus Williams, NBA guard (Golden State, Seattle, Washington)
  • 1953-10-31 John Lucas, NBA guard (Houston, Golden State, Milwaukee), born in Durham, North Carolina
  • 1953-12-09 World B Free, NBA guard (Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors)
  • 1960-07-07 Ralph Sampson, NBA center (Golden State Warriors, Houston Rockets)
  • 1962-06-26 Jerome Kersey, American NBA forward (Golden State Warriors, Sea Supersonics), born in Clarksville, Virginia (d. 2015)
  • 1962-10-16 Manute Bol, NBA center (Golden State Warriors)
  • 1965-05-10 Rony Seikaly, NBA center (Orlando Magic, Golden State Warriors)
  • 1968-04-22 Bimbo Coles, NBA guard (Golden State Warriors)
  • 1969-07-25 Jon Barry, American NBA guard (LA Lakers, Golden State Warriors), born in Oakland, California
  • 1972-10-31 Clifford Rozier, NBA center/forward (Golden State Warriors), born in Bradenton, Florida
  • 1973-02-01 Andrew DeClercq, NBA forward (Golden State Warriors, Boston Celtics)
  • 1973-05-18 Donyell Marshall, NBA forward (Golden State Warriors)
  • 1975-07-26 Joe Smith, American NBA forward (Golden State Warriors), born in Norfolk, Virginia

Person of interestStephen Curry

1988-03-14 Stephen Curry, American basketball player (NBA MVP 2015-16 Golden State Warriors), born in Akron, Ohio

Basketball Superstar Stephen Curry
Basketball Superstar
Stephen Curry
  • 1988-09-29 Kevin Durant, American basketball forward (2-time NBA Finals MVP 2017-18 Golden State Warriors), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1990-03-04 Draymond Green, American NBA forward (Golden State Warriors), born in Saginaw, Michigan

Deaths in Sport

  • 2015-02-18 Jerome Kersey, American NBA forward (Golden State Warriors, Sea Supersonics), dies at 52