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Frank SinatraFeb 2, 1940

Mario AndrettiMay 30, 1969

Elvis PresleyJun 26, 1977

Al Unser Jr.May 24, 1992

Peyton ManningFeb 4, 2007

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Indianapolis - Historical Events
Date Event
1862-11-04

Dr Richard Gatling patents Gatling machine gun (Indianapolis)

1887-06-28

Phillies most lopsided shut-out beating Indianapolis 24-0

1894-11-25

Greenback (Independent) Party organizes in Indianapolis

1900-01-29

American League organized in Buffalo, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Milwaukee & Minneapolis

1900-03-06

After a meeting in Indianapolis, USA, a group forms the Social Democratic Party and nominates Eugene Debs as its candidate for President in the forthcoming election (becomes the Socialist Party in 1901)

1900-03-16

Chicago, KC, Minn, Milwaukee, Indianapolis, Detroit, Cleve & Buffalo

1900-03-25

US Socialist Party forms in Indianapolis

1909-08-19

Indianapolis 500 race track opens

1911-05-30

1st Indianapolis 500 car race, Ray Harroun wins at 74.59 MPH (120 KPH)

1912-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Joe Dawson wins in 6:21:06.144 (120.060 km/h)

1913-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Jules Goux wins in 6:35:05.108 (126.686 km/h)

1914-05-30

Indianapolis 500: René Thomas wins in 6:03:45.060 (132.729 km/h)

1915-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Ralph DePalma wins in 5:33:55.619 (144.583 km/h)

1916-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Dario Resta wins in 3:34:16.990 (135.187 km/h)

1919-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Howdy Wilcox wins in 5:40:42.930 (141.703 km/h)

1920-05-02

1st game of National Negro Baseball League played in Indianapolis

1920-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Gaston Chevrolet wins in 5:38:31.901 (142.617 km/h)

1921-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Tommy Milton wins in 5:34:44.578 (144.231 km/h)

1922-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Jimmy Murphy wins in 5:17:30.845 (152.057 km/h)

1922-11-12

The Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority is founded on the campus of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana.

1923-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Tommy Milton wins in 5:31:19.618 (145.718 km/h)

1924-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Lora L. Corum/Joe Boyer wins in 5:05:23.595 (158.092 km/h)

1925-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Peter DePaolo wins in 4:56:39.401 (162.748 km/h)

1926-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Frank Lockhart wins in 5:12:48.768 (154.343 km/h)

1927-05-30

Indianapolis 500: George Souders wins in 5:07:33.022 (156.983 km/h)

1928-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Louis Meyer wins in 5:01:33.725 (160.101 km/h)

1929-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Ray Keech wins in 5:07:25.458 (157.048 km/h)

1930-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Bill Arnold wins (161.6 kph)

1931-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Louis Schneider wins in 5:10:27.948 (155.509 km/h)

1932-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Fred Frame wins in 4:48:03.761 (167.604 km/h)

1933-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Louis Meyer wins in 4:48:00.774 (167.632 km/h)

1934-01-15

While robbing the First National Bank in East Chicago, Indianapolis, Dillinger is shot several times by officer William O'Malley, but survives because he is wearing a bullet proof vest.

1934-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Bill Cummings wins in 4:46:05.254 (168.761 km/h)

1935-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Kelly Petillo wins in 4:42:22.771 (170.977 km/h)

1935-08-31

1st national skeet championship (Indianapolis)

1936-03-29

10,000 watch the 200-inch mirror blank passing through Indianapolis

1936-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Louis Meyer wins in 4:35:03.314 (175.530 km/h)

1937-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Wilbur Shaw wins in 4:24:07.861 (182.789 km/h)

1938-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Floyd Roberts wins in 4:15:58.362 (188.615 km/h)

1939-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Wilbur Shaw wins in 4:20:47.412 (185.131 km/h)

1940-02-02

Frank Sinatra's singing debut in Indianapolis (Tommy Dorsey Orch)

1940-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Wilbur Shaw wins in 4:22:31.201 (183.911 km/h)

1941-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Floyd Davis/Mauri Rose wins in 4:20:36.266 (185.263 km/h)

1945-07-16

Cruiser Indianapolis leaves SF with atom bomb

1945-07-26

US cruiser Indianapolis reaches Tinian with atom bomb

1945-07-29

After delivering the Atomic Bomb across the Pacific, the cruiser USS Indianapolis is torpedoed & sunk by a Japanese submarine

1945-07-30

Philippines Sea: US cruiser Indianapolis torpedoed/sinks, 880 die

1946-05-30

Indianapolis 500: George Robson wins in 4:21:16.711 (184.785 km/h)

1946-12-21

Morton Gould's "Minstrel Show" premieres in Indianapolis

1947-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Mauri Rose wins in 4:17:52.159 (187.228 km/h)

1948-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Mauri Rose wins in 4:10:23.286 (192.822 km/h)

1949-05-30

WRTV TV channel 6 in Indianapolis, IN (ABC) begins broadcasting

1949-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Bill Holland wins in 4:07:15.939 (195.257 km/h)

1950-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Due to rain, race shortened to 345 miles, Johnny Parson wins

1951-01-06

Indianapolis beats Rochester 75-73 in NBA-record 6 overtimes

1951-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Lee Wallard wins in 3:57:38.103 (203.170 km/h)

1952-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Troy Ruttman wins in 3:52:41.930 (207.480 km/h)

1953-01-23

NFL Dallas Texans become Baltimore Colts (now Indianapolis Colts)

1953-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Bill Vukovich wins in 3:53:01.668 (207.187 km/h)

1954-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Bill Vukovich wins in 3:49:17.261 (210.567 km/h)

1955-05-28

Indianapolis 500: Bob Sweikert wins

1956-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Pat Flaherty wins in 3:53:28.872 (206.785 km/h)

1957-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Sam Hanks wins in 3:41:14.238 (218.229 km/h)

1957-10-30

WLWI (now WTHR) TV channel 13 in Indianapolis, IN (ABC) 1st broadcast

1958-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Jimmy Bryan wins in 3:44:21.064 (215.316 km/h)

1958-12-09

Robert H W Welch Jr & 11 other men meet in Indianapolis to form anti-Communist John Birch Society

1959-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Rodger Ward wins in 3:40:47.470 (218.641 km/h)

1960-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Jim Rathmann wins in 3:36:11.384 (223.324 km/h)

1961-05-30

Indianapolis 500: A.J. Foyt wins in 3:35:37.540 (223.908 km/h)

1962-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Rodger Ward wins in 3:33:50.291 (225.780 km/h)

1963-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Parnelli Jones wins in 3:29:35.365 (230.357 km/h)

1964-05-30

Indianapolis 500: A.J. Foyt wins in 3:23:35.813 (237.137 km/h)

1965-05-31

Indianapolis 500: Jim Clark wins in 3:19:05.370 (242.506 km/h)

1966-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Graham Hill wins (232.2 kph)

1967-05-31

Indianapolis 500: A.J. Foyt wins in 3:18:24.211 (243.344 km/h)

1968-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Bobby Unser wins in 3:16:13.786 (246.040 km/h)

1969-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Mario Andretti wins in 3:11:14.689 (252.453 km/h)

1969-09-09

Seaplane crashes at Indianapolis, kills 83

1970-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Al Unser wins in 3:12:37.057 (250.654 km/h)

1970-10-04

WFYI TV channel 20 in Indianapolis, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting

1971-01-25

WHMB TV channel 40 in Indianapolis, IN (IND) begins broadcasting

1971-05-29

Indianapolis 500: Al Unser wins in 3:10:11.545 (253.850 km/h)

1972-05-27

Indianapolis 500: Mark Donohue wins in 3:04:23.851 (262.262 km/h)

1973-05-28

Indianapolis 500: Gordon Johncock wins in 2:05:25.320 (255.944 km/h)

1973-09-14

Indianapolis is awarded a WHA franchise

1974-05-26

Indianapolis 500: Johnny Rutherford wins in 3:09:10.094 (255.224 km/h)

1974-09-15

Market Square Arena in Indianapolis opens

1975-05-25

Indianapolis 500: Bobby Unser wins in 2:54:55.064 (240.135 km/h)

1976-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Johnny Rutherford wins in 1:42:52.466 (239.350 km/h)

1977-05-29

Indianapolis 500: A J Foyt wins for a record 4th time

1977-06-26

Elvis Presley sings in Indianapolis, the last performance of his career

1978-05-28

Indianapolis 500: Al Unser became 5th to win the race 3 times

1979-05-27

Indianapolis 500: Rick Mears wins in 3:08:47.950 (255.723 km/h)

1980-05-25

Indianapolis 500: Johnny Rutherford wins in 3:29:59.572 (229.914 km/h)

1983-05-29

Indianapolis 500: Tom Sneva wins in 3:05:03.092 (260.902 km/h)

1984-03-29

NFL Baltimore Colts move to Indianapolis

1984-05-27

Indianapolis 500: Rick Mears wins in 3:03:21.638 (263.308 km/h)

1985-05-26

Indianapolis 500: Danny Sullivan wins by 24 seconds following a spin

1985-06-16

Willie Banks of USA sets triple jump record (58 feet 11 inches) in Indianapolis

1986-05-30

Bobby Rahal is 1st to average over 170 mph in Indianapolis 500

1987-05-24

Indianapolis 500: Al Unser Sr, 47, wins his 4th Indy 500

1987-08-15

At Pan Am games in Indianapolis, USA & Cuba are tied with 2 outs in 9th, Ty Griffin HR, Cuba 1st loss in 20 years of Pan Am competition

1987-10-20

10 die as US Air Force jet crashed into a Ramada Inn near Indianapolis

1987-11-22

Patriots shutout Indianapolis 24-0

1988-05-11

Mario Andretti records fastest Indianapolis 500 lap (221.565 mph)

1988-10-31

1st Monday Night NFL game in Indianapolis, Colts beat Denver 55-23

1989-05-28

Indianapolis 500: Emerson Fittipaldi wins

1990-05-27

74th Indianapolis 500 runs

1991-05-19

Willy T Ribbs becomes 1st black driver to make Indianapolis 500

1992-05-24

Indianapolis 500: Al Unser Jr.wins

1993-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Emerson Fittipaldi wins in 3:10:49.860 (253.000 km/h)

1994-05-29

Indianapolis 500: Al Unser Jr.wins in 3:06:29.006 (255.89 kph)

1995-05-28

Indianapolis 500: Jacques Villeneuve wins in 3:15:17.561 (247.221 km/h)

1996-05-26

Indianapolis 500: Buddy Lazier wins in 3:22:45.753 (238.112 km/h)

1997-05-27

Indianapolis 500: Arie Luyendyk wins his 2nd Indy 500

1998-01-30

Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Indianapolis IN on WNAP 93.1 FM

1998-05-24

Indianapolis 500: Eddie Cheever Jr wins in 3:26:40.524 (233.604 km/h)

1999-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Kenny Bräck wins in 3:15:51.182 (246.513 km/h)

2000-04-03

62nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: at RCA Dome Indianapolis

2000-05-28

Indianapolis 500: Juan Pablo Montoya wins in 2:58:59.431 (269.737 km/h)

2001-05-27

Indianapolis 500: Hélio Castroneves wins in 3:31:54.180 (227.841 km/h)

2002-05-26

Indianapolis 500: Hélio Castroneves wins in 3:00:10.871 (267.954 km/h)

2003-05-25

Indianapolis 500: Gil de Ferran wins in 3:11:56.989 (251.526 km/h)

2004-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Buddy Rice wins in 3:14:55.2395 (222.923 km/h)

2005-05-29

Indianapolis 500: Dan Wheldon wins in 3:10:21.0769 (253.637 km/h)

2006-05-28

Indianapolis 500: Sam Hornish Jr wins in 3:10:58.7590 (252.804 km/h)

2007-02-04

Super Bowl XLI: Indianapolis Colts beat Chicago Bears, 29-17 at the Dolphin Stadium MVP: Peyton Manning, Indianapolis, QB

2007-05-27

Indianapolis 500: Dario Franchitti wins in 2:44:03.5608 (244.257 km/h)

2008-05-25

Indianapolis 500: Scott Dixon wins in 3:28:57.6792 (231.049 km/h)

2009-05-24

Indianapolis 500: Hélio Castroneves wins in 3:19:34.6427 (241.913 km/h)

2010-02-07

Super Bowl XLIV; New Orleans Saints defeated the Indianapolis Colts 31-17 to win their first super bowl.

2010-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Dario Franchitti wins in 3:05:37.0131 (260.107 km/h)

2011-05-29

Indianapolis 500: Dan Wheldon wins in 2:56:11.7267 (274.015 km/h)

2012-05-27

Indianapolis 500: Dario Franchitti wins in 2:58.51.2532 (269.934 km/h)

2013-05-26

Indianapolis 500: Tony Kanaan wins in 2:40:03.4181 (301.644 km/h)

2016-05-30

Indianapolis 500: Alexander Rossi wins 100th staging of famous oval race

2016-05-31

Rossi Earns More Than $2.5 Million for Indianapolis 500 Win

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Indianapolis - Notable Birthdays

John DillingerJun 22, 1903

Mario AndrettiFeb 28, 1940

David LettermanApr 12, 1947

Indianapolis - Birthdays
Date Event
1876-08-05

Mary R Beard, Indianapolis, historian (Woman as a Force in History)

1889-11-19

Clifton Webb [Webb Parmelee Hollenbeck], Indianapolis, Indiana, American actor (Laura)

1890-01-11

Monte Blue, Indianapolis IN, silent film actor (Montana, Oh Boy)

1903-02-05

Nathaniel Owings, Indianapolis, architect (Oak Ridge, TN; Sears)

1903-06-22

John Dillinger, Indianapolis Indiana, notorious bank robber

1904-10-07

Chuck Klein, Indianapolis In, Philadelphia Phillies (43 HRs in 1929)

1906-07-11

Harry Von Zell, Indianapolis Ind, TV announcer (Burns & Allen)

1910-12-02

Robert Paige, Indianapolis Ind, actor (Colgate Comedy Hour)

1912-08-24

Durward Kirby, Indianapolis Ind, TV announcer (Garry Moore Show)

1914-05-30

Bobby Sherwood, Indianapolis Ind, orchestra leader (Milton Berle Show)

1919-10-15

Chuck Stevenson, 1965 Indianapolis 500

1920-10-15

Chris Economaki, Indianapolis 500

1924-9-04

Bobby Grim, 1966 Indianapolis 500

1925-08-09

Len Sutton, 1965 Indianapolis 500

1925-9-10

Mike Kuryla, In Search of the U.S.S. Indianapolis

1926-03-30

Giles McCoy, In Search of the U.S.S. Indianapolis

1926-11-01

Bob Veith, 1965 Indianapolis 500

1928-01-12

Lloyd Ruby, 1966 Indianapolis 500

1928-04-04

Bud Tingelstad, 1966 Indianapolis 500

1931-07-11

Thurston Harris, Indianapolis, vocalist (Little Bitty Pretty One)

1931-10-14

Dave Diles, Indianapolis 500

1931-12-21

David Baker, Indianapolis Indiana, composer (Reflections)

1932-08-04

Joe Leonard, 1966 Indianapolis 500

1933-05-05

Nick Nicolau, New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts

1934-02-20

Bobby Unser, auto racer (1968, 75, 81 Indianapolis 500)

1935-01-23

Jerry Grant, 1966 Indianapolis 500

1936-03-04

Jim Clark, race car driver (Indianapolis 500)

1937-03-18

Mark Donohue, auto racer (1972 Indianapolis 500)

1938-04-07

Freddie Hubbard, Indianapolis, jazz trumpeter (Art Blakey)

1938-9-08

Larry Dickson, 1966 Indianapolis 500

1939-02-27

Peter Revson, auto racer (1971 Indianapolis pole winner)

1939-05-29

Al Unser, auto racer (Indianapolis 500-1970, 71)

1940-02-28

Mario Andretti, Italian American race-car driver (1969 Indianapolis 500, 1978 Formula One World Champion)

1940-03-10

Joe Bugel, HOF Game Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins

1942-05-15

Anthony Wayne England, Indianapolis, PhD/astronaut (STS 51-F)

1947-02-04

James Danforth "Dan" Quayle, Indianapolis Indiana, USA (Sen-R-Ind, 44th Vice President 1989-93)

1947-04-12

David Letterman, Indianapolis Ind, comedian (Late Night)

1948-06-01

Tom Sneva, US auto racer (Indianapolis 500-1983)

1949-03-09

Greg Blache, HOF Game Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins

1950-03-09

Danny Sullivan, Indianapolis 500

1950-04-13

Terry Lester, Indianapolis, actor (Young & Restless, As World Turns)

1950-10-31

Jane Pauley, Indianapolis Indiana, newscaster (Today, NBC Weekend)

1953-06-04

Mike Barber, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

1953-12-21

Arie Luyendyk, Netherlands, Indy-car racer (1990 Indianapolis 500)

1955-10-02

Ezra Johnson, New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts

1956-08-23

David A Wolf, Indianapolis Ind, MD/astronaut (STS 58, sk: 89/91)

1958-04-05

Willie Tullis, Indianapolis Colts vs. Cleveland Browns

1958-10-02

Brett Miller, New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts

1958-10-27

Donnell Thompson, New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts

1959-01-08

Mark Herrmann, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

1959-02-08

Pamela Jean Bryant, Indianapolis In, playmate (April, 1978)

1959-06-13

Ben Utt, New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts

1959-12-29

Harvey Armstrong, New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts

1960-10-25

Scott Anthony Haneline, Indianapolis, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List)

1961-05-04

Eugene Daniel, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts, Baltimore Ravens)

1961-05-04

Eugene Daniel, New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts

1961-08-26

Jeff Parrett, Indianapolis IN, pitcher (St Louis Cardinals)

1961-11-13

Kevin Call, Indianapolis Colts vs. Buffalo Bills

1961-11-24

Carl Sundquist, Indianapolis Ind, cyclist (Olympics-96)

1961-9-24

Paul McFadden, Atlanta Falcons vs. Indianapolis Colts

1962-04-09

Freddie Joe Nunn, NFL defensive end (Indianapolis Colts)

1962-05-09

Rusty Hilger, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

1962-06-14

Scott Radecic, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1962-07-31

Rhonda Reilly, Indianapolis IN, LPGA golfer (1992 Oldsmobile-48th)

1963-04-10

Kirk Lowdermilk, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)

1963-04-10

Kirk Lowdermilk, Baltimore Ravens vs. Indianapolis Colts

1963-12-23

Jim Harbaugh, NFL quarterback (Indianapolis Colts)

1964-04-05

Martha Faulconer, Indianapolis IN, golfer (1993 ShopRite LPGA-5th)

1964-05-18

Will Wolford, NFL tackle (Indianapolis Colts, Pittsburgh Steelers)

1964-11-22

David Tate, NFL defensive back (Indianapolis Colts)

1964-12-21

Keith Taylor, New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts

1965-01-09

Vincent Brown, New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts

1965-01-09

Darren Bennett, Minnesota Vikings vs. Indianapolis Colts

1965-01-19

Ricky Reynolds, New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts

1965-03-07

[Willie] Flipper Anderson, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1965-03-12

Randy Dixon, NFL guard (Indianapolis Colts)

1965-07-12

Russ Bertram, Indianapolis Ind, diver (Olympics-96)

1966-01-03

Wendell Davis, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1966-01-06

Donnell Woolford, Indianapolis Colts vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

1966-01-06

Bob Kratch, New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts

1966-02-28

Tim Goad, Baltimore Ravens vs. Indianapolis Colts

1966-05-29

Floyd Turner, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1966-06-11

Ken Clark, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

1966-07-29

Jeff Herrod, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1966-07-29

Jeff Herrod, Baltimore Ravens vs. Indianapolis Colts

1966-08-01

Marion Butts, New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts

1966-08-17

Zefross Moss, Philadelphia Eagles vs. Indianapolis Colts

1966-09-11

Stewart Carr, Indianapolis Ind, canoe (alt-Olympics-96)

1966-10-28

Tim Bogar, Indianapolis IN, infielder (NY Mets)

1966-12-08

Joe Staysniak, NFL guard (Indianapolis Colts)

1967-03-03

Calvin Williams, Baltimore Ravens vs. Indianapolis Colts

1967-05-12

Robert Blackmon, defensive back (Indianapolis Colts, Seattle Seahawks)

1967-05-14

Tony Siragusa, NFL defensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts, Balt Ravens)

1967-07-01

Tony Bennett, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1968-05-09

Vince Workman, Baltimore Ravens vs. Indianapolis Colts

1968-05-19

Paul Justin, NFL quarterback (Indianapolis Colts)

1968-07-09

Shawn Harper, NFL tackle (Indianapolis Colts, Frankfurt Galaxy)

1968-11-05

Cary Blanchard, NFL kicker (Indianapolis Colts)

1968-12-03

Brendan Fraser, Indianapolis In, actor (School Ties, 20 Bucks)

1969-01-05

David Dixon, Minnesota Vikings vs. Indianapolis Colts

1969-01-13

Dan Footman, NFL defensive end (Cleveland Browns, Indianapolis Colts)

1969-03-03

Ronald Humphrey, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1969-04-15

Chris Smith, Indianapolis IN, Nike golfer (1993 BC Open-8th)

1969-04-21

Conrad Clarks, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)

1969-04-22

Bobby Olive, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1969-05-17

Craig Erickson, NFL quarterback (Indianapolis Colts, Miami Dolphins)

1969-06-10

Tony McCoy, NFL defensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)

1969-06-14

Eugene Chung, NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Indianapolis Colts)

1969-06-18

Jay Leeuwenburg, NFL guard/center (Chic Bears, Indianapolis Colts)

1969-08-27

Kipp Vickers, NFL guard (Indianapolis Colts)

1969-11-08

Devon McDonald, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1969-12-23

Stephen Grant, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-02-07

Chris Gardocki, NFL punter (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-03-02

Steve Holman, Indianapolis Indiana, miler

1970-03-07

Kathy Gedney, Indianapolis Ind, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-25th-1994)

1970-03-14

Thomas McLemore, NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-04-14

Brian Stablein, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-04-28

Jason Belser, defensive back (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-05-28

Jason Belser, NFL cornerback (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-06-01

Shane Matthews, Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins

1970-06-28

[Jack] Stephen Burton, Indianapolis, actor (Chris-Out of this World)

1970-08-01

Quentin Coryatt, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-08-02

Elijah Alexander, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts, Denver Broncos)

1970-08-08

Trev Alberts, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-09-17

Ashley Ambrose, NFL cornerback (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-12-06

Eric Mahlum, NFL guard (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-12-14

Bradford Banta, NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts)

1970-9-17

Albert Fontenot, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

1971-01-08

Roosevelt Potts, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-01-11

Stephen Smith, Indianapolis Indiana, high jumper

1971-02-02

Ken Dilger, NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-02-03

Sean Dawkins, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-02-09

Jason Mathews, NFL tackle (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-03-13

Ryan Hayden, Indianapolis Indiana, 400m hurdler

1971-04-09

Derwin Gray, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-04-20

Terry Smith, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-04-24

Ken Klee, Indianapolis, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals)

1971-06-26

Carlton Gray, NFL cornerback (Seattle Seahawks, Indianapolis Colts)

1971-07-20

Bernard Whittington, NFL defensive end (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-08-20

Bernard Whittington, defensive end (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-08-20

Bernard Whittington, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

1971-09-06

Holli Rene Hyche, Indianapolis Indiana, runner

1971-09-29

Ray Buchanan, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-10-21

Rebecca Lynn Gray, Indianapolis Indiana, Miss America-Indiana (1996)

1971-10-24

Aaron Bailey, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-11-22

Paul Guenther, Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins

1971-12-13

Mike Pelton, NFL defensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-12-28

Steve Morrison, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1971-9-15

Chad Bratzke, Indianapolis Colts vs. Denver Broncos

1972-02-08

Marcus Pollard, NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts)

1972-03-28

Derek West, offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)

1972-04-08

Damon Watts, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)

1972-06-07

Jeff Burris, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

1972-07-23

Seth Dittman, NFL offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colt, London Monarchs)

1972-07-30

Clif Groce, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1972-07-31

Ray McElroy, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)

1972-08-25

Marvin Harrison, wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)

1972-10-30

Trevor Wilmot, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts, Amsterdam Admirals)

1972-11-27

Chris Hetherington, running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1972-12-02

Zack Crockett, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1972-12-20

Scott Slutzker, American football tight end (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-01-02

Abu Wilson, running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-01-04

Lamont Warren, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-02-26

Marshall Faulk, NFL running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-03-26

Marshall Faulk, running back (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-05-06

Clay Williams, OL (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-06-21

Sammie Burroughs, linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-10-30

Ellis Johnson, NFL defensive back (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-11-24

Kendel Shello, DL (Indianapolis Colts)

1973-12-08

Monty Montgomery, defensiveback (Indianapolis Colts)

1974-01-04

Carl Powell, defensive end (Indianapolis Colts)

1974-01-25

Adam Meadows, offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)

1974-01-25

Adam Meadows, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

1974-04-12

Bryan Fletcher, Philadelphia Eagles vs. Indianapolis Colts

1974-05-31

Steve Martin, defensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)

1974-11-11

Phillip Ward, linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1975-06-28

E.G. Green, New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts

1975-08-15

Bert Berry, linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1975-10-12

Scott Von Der Ahe, linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)

1976-05-25

Tarik Glenn, offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts)

1976-10-29

Joe Davenport, Indianapolis Colts vs. Denver Broncos

1977-12-25

Trevor Insley, New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts

1978-08-01

Edgerrin James, Immokalee Florida, American football player (Indianapolis Colts)

1978-12-11

Justin McCareins, Indianapolis Colts vs. Tennessee Titans

1979-01-17

Dominic Rhodes, Indianapolis Colts vs. Tennessee Titans

1979-03-28

Reche Caldwell, Indianapolis Colts vs. New England Patriots

1979-09-26

Jaycie Phelps, Indianapolis Ind, gymnast (World-brz-95/Oly-gold-96)

1981-04-01

George Wrighster, Indianapolis Colts vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

1982-08-28

David Stewart, Indianapolis Colts vs. Tennessee Titans

1982-10-06

Brandon Jones, Indianapolis Colts vs. Tennessee Titans

1983-9-20

Reggie McNeal, Cincinnati Bengals vs. Indianapolis Colts

1984-02-02

Cortland Finnegan, Indianapolis Colts vs. Tennessee Titans

1984-12-26

Byron Westbrook, HOF Game Indianapolis Colts vs. Washington Redskins

1986-04-09

Mike Hart, Houston Texans at Indianapolis Colts

1987-9-18

Javarris James, Houston Texans at Indianapolis Colts

Indianapolis - Weddings
Date Event
2005-10-22

"Extra" reporter Carlos Diaz weds Adrienne Allen at Union Station's Grand Hall in Indianapolis, Indiana

2005-11-05

2004 Indianapolis 500 racecar driver winner Buddy Rice (29) weds Michelle Noonan in Arizona

2005-11-19

Indianapolis 500 racer Danica Patrick (23) weds physical therapist Paul Hospenthal in Scottsdale, Arizona

Indianapolis - Notable Deaths

Benjamin HarrisonMar 13, 1901

Indianapolis - Deaths
Date Event
1901-03-13

Benjamin Harrison, 23rd President of the United States (1889-93), dies in Indianapolis at 67

1939-05-30

Floyd Roberts, Auto racer, killed during 1939 Indianapolis 500 (b. 1904)

1968-04-07

Jim Clark, two-time F1 World Champion and winner of the Indianapolis 500, dies in a racing accident during a Formula 2 race at Hockenheim, Germany at 32

1973-07-02

Swede Savage, dies of injuries at Indianapolis 500

1974-03-22

Peter Revson, US race car driver (Indianapolis 500), dies at 35

1981-07-30

Bud Tingelstad, 1966 Indianapolis 500

1995-06-14

Bobby Grim, 1966 Indianapolis 500

1995-08-21

Chuck Stevenson, 1965 Indianapolis 500

2006-03-29

Bob Veith, 1965 Indianapolis 500

2006-12-04

Len Sutton, 1965 Indianapolis 500

2009-03-23

Lloyd Ruby, 1966 Indianapolis 500

2009-04-30

Giles McCoy, In Search of the U.S.S. Indianapolis

2009-10-03

Mike Kuryla, In Search of the U.S.S. Indianapolis

2009-12-26

Dave Diles, Indianapolis 500

2011-11-23

Jim Rathmann, 1960 Indianapolis 500 winner, dies at 83

2012-08-12

Jerry Grant, 1966 Indianapolis 500

2012-09-28

Chris Economaki, Indianapolis 500

2013-02-16

Ken Clark, Buffalo Bills vs. Indianapolis Colts

2014-12-06

Nick Nicolau, New England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts


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