SPORTS AND ATHLETES
President Reagan shaking hands with Joe DiMaggio at a White House event for
Baseball hall of famers. 3/27/81.
C3870-20A, President Reagan greeting John McEnroe on the tennis court during a Reception for
American Davis Cup and Wightman Cup Teams. 9/14/81.
President Reagan lifting weights, with George Allen looking on, during a
reception for the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports in the
East Room. 2/2/82.
President Reagan greeting Hockey player Wayne Gretzky at a Luncheon for
National Hockey League All Stars.
President Reagan throwing a USC football in the Oval Office. 3/26/82.
President Reagan shaking hands with Arthur Ashe at a White House Blue Room
event for the U.S. Davis Cup tennis team. 7/19/82.
President Reagan looking up at basketball player Patrick Ewing, with Senator
Robert Dole looking on, in the oval office. 8/13/82.
C10691-25A, President Reagan kicking a soccer ball during a demonstration with children and Pele and Steve Moyers in the rose garden. 10/14/82.
President Reagan "punching" Muhammad Ali in the oval office.1/24/83.
C14520-26A, President Reagan throwing out the first pitch during a baseball game between the Athletes and the Dodgers with two Pony League Teams from Glen Burnie, Maryland looking on.
C17172-3, President Reagan greeting Super Featherweight Boxing Champion Hector Camacho in oval office. 9/22/83.
C17250-9, President Reaga shaking hands with ice skater Peggy Fleming at Reception sponsored by Women's Sports Foundation to honor inductees into Hall of Fame at Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City. 9/26/83.
President Reagan hitting a hockey puck during a White House event for the U.S.
Olympic hockey team and Washington Capitals hockey team in the rose garden. 9/29/83.
C17434-15, President Reagan and George Bush playing golf at Andrews Air Force Base. 10/1/83.
C17654-15A, President Reragan meeting with Tommy Lasorda, manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team in oval office. 10/12/83.
C17837-10, President Reagan playing golf at the Augusta National Golf Club. 10/22/83.
C20841-27, President Reagan eating a hotdog in the dugout with Bowie Kuhn and Edward Bennett Williams while attending opening day game of 1984 Baseball Season at Memorial Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. 4/2/84.
C20928-29A, President Reagan receiving a t-shirt from coach John Thompson and the players of the Georgetown University men's basketball team, the winners of the NCAA Championship. 4/7/84.
President Reagan lifting weights on computerized strength-measurement machine at United States Olympic Training Facility, Colorado Springs, Colorado. 5/29/84.
President Reagan and Nancy Reagan viewing opening ceremonies at the 1984 Summer Olympic Games at the Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. 7/28/84.
C23434-9, President Reagan and Nancy Reagan with Nadia Comenici and Juan Antonio Samaranch during the opening ceremonies at the 1984 Summer Olympic Games at the Coliseum in Los Angeles, California.
President Reagan posing with Mary Lou Retton and the 1984 U.S. Olympic team at
the Century Plaza Hotel, Los Angeles, California. 8/13/84.
C25882-11A, President Reagan with Patrick Ewing and John Thompson posing for cover of Sports Illustrated in the White House map room. 11/12/84.
C25926-18, President Reagan and boxer Floyd Patterson during a state dinner for Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg in east room. 11/13/84.
C26176-24, President Reagan and George Bush walking with football player Doug Flutie to White House ceremony to congratulate him on being the 1984 Heisman Trophy Winner, 12/6/84.
President Reagan hosting the NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers at the White
House. Kareem Abdul Jabbar is speaking in the microphone. 6/10/85.
President Reagan posing with race car driver Richard Petty and his wife Lynda
in front of Petty's car at the White House. 6/27/85.
C31087-4, President Reagan meeting Napoleon McCallum Jr, star running back for the United States Naval Academy football team in oval office. 9/26/85.
C31710-18, President Reagan receiving a Royals jacket, hat, and bat from manager Dick Howser during a ceremony to congratulate the 1985 World Series Champion Kansas City Royals baseball team in the Rose Garden.
C33622-18A, Nancy Reagan during a photo op. with the Shooting Stars Basketball team with Meadowlark Lemon, Curley Neal and Pete Maravich in the Entrance Hall. 2/28/86.
C34145-12, President Reagan throwing out first pitch at opening day of the 1986 baseball season at Baltimore's Memorial Stadium, Maryland. 4/7/86.
President Reagan talking with Cal Ripken Jr. in the Baltimore Orioles dugout at
Baltimore Memorial stadium, Maryland. 6/24/86.
President Reagan receives a "Texas" jacket from the University of Texas NCAA womens basketball championship
team in the Rose Garden. 4/16/86.
President Reagan and golfer Raymond Floyd reacting after putting a golf ball in
the oval office. 6/24/86.
President Reagan posing with Roger Clemens and Don Baylor of the Boston Red Sox baseball team
in the Roosevelt room. 9/10/86.
C36833-27, President Reagan and President Sarney of Brazil with soccer player Pele during a state dinner for President Sarney in the blue room. 9/10/86.
C37761-19, Nancy Reagan with San Francisco 49ers Joe Montana and Keena Turner at the Annual Pros for Kids Dinner at St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, California. 10/29/86.
C38662-20, President Reagan playing golf at the Annenberg Estate in Rancho Mirage, California. 12/30/1986.
President Reagan playing golf at the Annenberg Estate in Rancho Mirage, California. 12/31/86.
C38996-9, President Reagan with skipper Dennis Conner at Ceremony for Stars and Stripes crew who won the America's Cup sailing race. 2/9/87.
C39084-18A, President Reagan meets the New York Giants football team after Super Bowl XXI victory in East Room. 2/13/1987.
C39093-5, New York Giant football player Harry Carson dumping Gatorade (popcorn) on President Reagan with Nancy Reagan watching at the Diplomatic entrance. 2/13/87.
C39935-28, President Reagan with NCAA champions, the Tennessee Volunteers Women's basketball team and showing Nancy Reagan a gift who is looking out a second floor window, in the Rose Garden. 4/2/87.
President Reagan hosting the NCAA football champion University of Miami
Hurricanes in the White House East Room (Coach Jimmy Johnson is at left).
President Reagan hosting the Super Bowl champion Washington Redskins on the
White House south lawn (President throwing the football to Ricky Sanders). 2/3/88.
C46355-18, President Reagan receiving jackets from Danny Manning of the NCAA Basketball champion University of Kansas basketball teams in rose garden. 4/11/88.
President Reagan throwing out the first pitch at a baseball game between
Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates, Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois.
C49583-10, President Reagan in the press box with Harry Caray during a Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates baseball game at Wrigley Field in Chicago. 9/30/88.
President Reagan greeting Florence Griffith Joyner of the U.S. Olympic team in
the oval office. 10/24/88.
President Reagan greeting the 1988 U.S. Olympic team on the White House south lawn.
C50102-28, President Reagan being presented with jersey in the Rose Garden by the World Baseball Champion Los Angeles Dodgers. 10/26/88.
President Reagan playing golf with golf pros Lee Trevino and Tom Watson at the
Annenberg Estate in Rancho Mirage, California.12/31/88.
President Reagan hosting the NCAA football champion University of Notre Dame
football team in the rose garden. President receiving George Gipp's Notre Dame