June 23, 1961 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cubs Ernie Banks ends his 717 consecutive-games-played streak

MLB shortstop Ernie Banks
MLB shortstop
Ernie Banks
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Birthdays in Sport

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