Events in Sport on November 13

  • 1875 Harvard-Yale game is 1st college football contest with uniforms
  • 1900 Baltimore Orioles (now NY Yankees) enter baseball's American League
  • 1907 French cyclist Paul Cornu flies 1st helicopter (twin rotor)

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1946 Bradman scores 106 for an Australian XI v the MCC

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • 1954 1st Rugby League World Cup: Great Britain beats France 16-12
  • 1958 NYC Mayor Robert Wagner announces plans to begin a new baseball called the Continental League
  • 1964 Bob Petit (St Louis Hawks) becomes 1st NBAer to score 20,000 points
  • 1966 Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Alamo Ladies' Golf Open

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1968 Bob Gibson edges Pete Rose to win NL MVP

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose

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1973 Oakland A's Reggie Jackson wins AL MVP unanimously

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson
  • 1974 Dodgers Steve Garvey wins NL MVP
  • 1977 Silvia Bertolaccini wins LPGA Colgate Far East Golf Open

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1979 Willie Stargell and Keith Hernandez share NL MVP Award NL

MLB First Baseman Keith Hernandez
MLB First Baseman
Keith Hernandez
  • 1982 A boxing match held in Las Vegas, Nevada, ends when Ray Mancini defeats Duk Koo Kim. Kim's death on November 17 led to significant changes in the sport.

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1983 Pat Bradley wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer
Pat Bradley

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1988 39th Formula One WDC: Ayrton Senna wins by three points

Formula 1 Driver Ayrton Senna
Formula 1 Driver
Ayrton Senna

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1991 Boston Red Sox Roger Clemens wins AL Cy Young Award

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

1992 Riddick Bowe beats Evander Holyfield in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

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1994 45th Formula One WDC: Michael Schumacher wins by one point

Formula 1 Driver Michael Schumacher
Formula 1 Driver
Michael Schumacher
  • 1994 44th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Dale Earnhardt wins
  • 1996 Padres third baseman Ken Caminiti is 4th unanimous winner of NL MVP
  • 2014 Rohit Sharma of India sets a new record of 264 runs against Sri Lanka in an ODI innings in cricket
  • 2014 Clayton Kershaw and Mike Trout wins the MVP awards in MLB for 2014
  • 2017 Italy fails to qualify for 2018 Football World Cup (first time since 1958), after play-off defeat against Sweden
  • 2017 First Barbie doll to wear a hijab, modeled on Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad unveiled in New York