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The 1932 Olympic Games – 83 Years Later

The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum remembers the Games of the Modern Xth Olympiads as it now celebrates its 83rd Anniversary of the 1932 Summer Olympic...

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Special Olympics World Games “Most Inspirational Event Ever”

Special Olympics World Games poised to be ‘most inspirational event ever’ Scott Gleeson, USA TODAY Sports 9:41 a.m. EDT July 23, 2015 Photo Above: LA2015...

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ON THIS DAY

On July 18, 1918 Rolihlahla Mandela was born in Mvezo, South Africa. In primary school in Qunu his teacher gave him the name Nelson in...

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HERRERA VS LUNDY FAN FIESTA JULY 11TH

FAN FIESTA At the East Side of the Sports Arena Admission for Fan Fiesta is Free! Tickets for the NABF Super Lightweight Title Fight Are...

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THE LOS ANGELES MEMORIAL SPORTS ARENA AT 56

The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena opened its doors to the public in 1959 to host its first event featuring the bantamweight boxing title match...

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Future LAFC Soccer Stadium for Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, which opened in 1959, has been a privileged part of the City’s athletic, community and pop history for almost six...

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“KEEPERS OF THE STREAK”

January 16, 2015 Super Bowl I was played at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on January 15, 1967. ESPN Films will present “Keepers of the...

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McGahee to Try Out for NRFL

December 9, 2014 Willis McGahee, former running back with the NFL for 11 years, will try out for the National Rugby Football League this January...

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Letter from Tom LaBonge

Dear Friends, This morning, I took this photo at the historic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and reflected on the 1984 Olympic Games. Thirty years ago this evening ....

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