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1988

Goal in all five possible game situations in the same game

Lemieux put on what most people think was the greatest individual scoring performance in NHL history. He scored five goals in a game in five different ways: an even-strength goal, a power-play goal, a shorthanded goal, a penalty shot goal and an empty-net goal. He went on to finish the 1988-89 season with 85 goals and 199 points.

1972

Roberto Clemente dies in a plane crash

At age 38, Roberto Clemente died in a plane crash while he was on his way to deliver aid to earthquake victims in Nicaragua. The plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Isla Verde, Puerto Rico immediately after takeoff due to engine failure.

1967

Ice bowl

The 1967 National Football League Championship Game was the 35th NFL championship, played at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Dallas Cowboys, champions of the Eastern Conference, traveled north to meet the Western champion Green Bay Packers, the two-time defending league champions. The match ended with Packers' victory over Cowboys.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

born 1960

Steve Bruce

born 1941

Alex Ferguson

born 1981

Diego Sanchez