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June 11 fun fact/celebrity birthday

By Justin Webster | Jun 11, 2018
Photo by: stock photo 1956 - Joe Montana was born in New Eagle, Pennsylvania 62 years ago today.


1919 - Walter Hagen shoots a 301 to win the 23rd US Golf Open at Brae Burn Country Club in Massachusetts.


1956 - Born in New Eagle, Pennsylvania 62 years ago today, Joe Montana won a national title at the University of Notre Dame before entering the NFL in 1979 with the San Francisco 49ers. He won four Super Bowl titles and three Super Bowl Most Valuable Player awards before retiring in 1995 after a stint with the Chiefs.

On December 15, 1997 the 49ers retired Montana’s No. 16 jersey.

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