1892 Commencement of 1st Sheffield Shield cricket game, SA v NSW
1899 Italian football club A.C. Milan founded as Milan Foot-Ball and Cricket Club by Englishmen Alfred Edwards and Herbert Kilpin (disputed possibly 13 Dec)
1922 Mutual Association of Eastern Colored Baseball Clubs formally organizes
1922 NSW all out for 786 against South Australia Cricket
1923 National Football League Championship: undefeated Canton Bulldogs (11-0-1) repeat as champions
1928 National Football League Championship: Providence Steam Roller (8-1-2) win first past the post title
1929 Chic Blackhawks 1st game at Chicago Stadium, beat Pittsburgh Pirates, 3-1
1939 Bradman scores 251* SA v NSW, 271 minutes, 38 fours 2 sixes
1945 National Football League Championship, Cleveland Stadium: Cleveland Rams beat Washington Redskins, 15-14; last game before Rams move west to Los Angeles
1946 1947 NFL Draft: Bob Fenimore from University of Oklahoma A&M first pick by Chicago Bears
1958 Ballon d’Or: Real Madrid’s French midfielder Raymond Kopa wins award for best football player in Europe ahead of German winger Helmut Rahn and French forward Just Fontaine
1962 NY Giant Y. A. Tittle sets NFL season touchdown pass record at 33 with 6 touchdowns vs Dallas (41-31)
1972 Miami Dolphins become 1st undefeated NFL team (14-0-0)
1979 68th Davis Cup: USA beats Italy in San Francisco (5-0)
1979 Dallas QB Roger Staubach throws 3 TDs and 336 yards in his last NFL regular season game with the Cowboys, a 35-34 win over Washington Redskins at Texas Stadium
1989 Commencement of 1st Test Cricket play at Bellerive Oval, Hobart (v SL)
1991 Florida Marlins sign their 1st player, 16 year old pitcher Clemente Nunez
2012 Corinthians defeat Chelsea 1-0 to win the 2012 FIFA Club World Cup
2013 79th Heisman Trophy Award: Jameis Winston, Florida State (QB)
2020 US Major League Baseball announces it is elevating the Negro Leagues to Major League status

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