JULY 24—ON THIS DAY IN SPORTS HISTORY

On this day

Muhammed Ali by olebrat, on Flickr
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1969 –Muhammad Ali is convicted for refusing induction in US Army on appeal


Patty Sheehan Photo By Ted Van Pelt by Ted Van Pelt, on Flickr
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1994 –49th US Women’s Open Golf Championship was won by Patty Sheehan


2005 Lance Armstrong retires after winning a record seventh consecutive Tour de France victory (stripped for doping in 2012)

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