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18/04/1995 Quarterback Joe Montana announces his retirement from football

Joseph Clifford Montana Jr. is a former American football quarterback who played in the NFL for 16 seasons. In April 1995, Montana announced his retirement before a huge crowd at Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco. The event was broadcast live on local television, and included speeches from John Madden, Eddie DeBartolo, Jr, and others.

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