On this dateby Tucson Citizen on Jul. 06, 2006, under Sports
1933: The first major league All-Star game is played at Comiskey Park in Chicago. The American League beats the National League 4-2 on Babe Ruth’s two-run homer.
1957: Althea Gibson becomes the first black to win a title at the All England Lawn Tennis Club by beating Darlene Hard 6-3, 6-2 in the Wimbledon women’s singles title match.