Washington, D.C. - April 8, 1969 -- United States President Richard M. Nixon throws out the first ball on opening day, April 8, 1969, at RFK Stadium in Washington, DC.  Washington Senators manager Ted Williams (wearing Senators uniform), Baseball commmissioner Bowie Kuhn (with hand on Williams' shoulder), Senators owner Bob Short and Yankee manager Ralph Houk (in Yankees uniform) are in the center of the photo..Credit: White House via CNP
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Nixon Throws First Ball
Washington, D.C. - April 8, 1969 -- United States President Richard M. Nixon throws out the first ball on opening day, April 8, 1969, at RFK Stadium in Washington, DC. Washington Senators manager Ted Williams (wearing Senators uniform), Baseball commmissioner Bowie Kuhn (with hand on Williams' shoulder), Senators owner Bob Short and Yankee manager Ralph Houk (in Yankees uniform) are in the center of the photo..Credit: White House via CNP

Filename: 040869Opening Day.jpg
Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 9 Apr 1969
Location: Washington District of Columbia United States of America
Credit: White House via CNP
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