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June 19

1977 — Hubert Green wins the U.S. Open by one stroke over Lou Graham.

1986 — Len Bias dies of a heart attack induced by cocaine use two days after the Boston Celtics take him second in the NBA draft.

1992 — Evander Holyfield wins a unanimous decision over Larry Holmes to remain unbeaten and retain the undisputed heavyweight title.

1999 — Dallas wins its first Stanley Cup. Brett Hull's controversial goal at 14:51 of the third overtime gives the Stars a 2-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres in Game 6.