Arthur Ashe becomes the first African-American to win a U.S. singles championship.
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At Toronto's Exhibition Stadium, Rangers pitcher Ferguson Jenkins is arrested for possession of illegal drugs after customs officials discover an estimated $500 worth of cocaine, marijuana, and hashish in his suitcase.
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A's rookie Mark McGwire hits his first major league home run off of Walt Terrell.
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Carl Lewis sets the 100-meter world record with a time of 9.86 seconds.
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Tiger Woods wins his third consecutive U.S. Golf Amateur Championship -- his final victory before turning pro.
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Born on this Day
(Clockwise from top left) Marvin Harrison (1972) Rollie Fingers (1946) Robert Horry (1970) Althea Gibson (1927)
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