Events in Sport for February 1969

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2nd - Stan Coveleski & Waite Hoyt are voted into Baseball Hall of Fame
4th - 41,163, then largest NBA crowd, watches doubleheader Cin-Det, SD-Bost
4th - John Madden is named head coach of NFL's Oakland Raiders
5th - Vince Lombardi, becomes part owner, vp, gm & head coach of Redskins
7th - Diane Crump becomes 1st woman jockey at a major US racetrack (Hialeah)
10th - LSU Pete Maravich scores 66, despite losing to Tulane 101-94
11th - Diana Crump becomes 1st US woman jockey to ride against men, Hialelah
21st - Ted Williams signs 5-year contract to manage Wash Senators
22nd - Barbara Jo Rubin becomes 1st female jockey to win at a major US track
25th - Pension plan for baseball is agreed to

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