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2012

Lance Armstrong is stripped of all seven Tour de France wins

As a result of long-term doping, Lance Armstrong's seven Tour de France wins were voided and he was banned from Olympic sports for life. Most of his career, Armstrong denied any use of performance-enhancing drugs, however in an interview in 2013, Armstrong conceded that some of the allegations were true.

1899

One of the most famous football club is founded

Futbol Club Barcelona is a professional football club based in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Founded by a group of Swiss, English and Catalan footballers led by Joan Gamper, the club has become a symbol of Catalan culture and Catalanism. Unlike many other football clubs, the supporters own and operate Barcelona. It is the third most valuable sports team in the world, worth $4.07 billion.

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born 1965

Hue Jackson

born 1986

Taya Valkyrie