Mal Whitfield
Malvin Greston Whitfield (born October 11, 1924) is an American former athlete. He was the Olympic champion in the 800 metres at the 1948 and 1952 Summer Olympics. Overall, he is a five-time Olympic m...
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Jesse Owens
James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens (September 12, 1913 – March 31, 1980) was an American track and field athlete and four-time Olympic gold medalist.Owens specialized in the sprints and the ...
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George Simpson (athlete)
George Sidney Simpson (September 21, 1908 – December 2, 1961) was an American athlete and silver medalist at the 1932 Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles. Simpson was the first to run 100 yards in 9.4...
Jack Keller (athlete)
John Alton Claude "Jack" Keller (October 23, 1911 - June 3, 1978) was an American hurdler who set world records in both the 120 yard/110 meter hurdles and the 220 yard hurdles. He won the 110 m h...
Fletcher Gilders
Fletcher Gilders (1931-1999) was a Detroit native who won fame as a talented multi-sport athlete for the Colts of Northwestern High School and the Buckeyes of Ohio State University. Following a stella...
Dave Albritton
David Donald Albritton (April 13, 1913 – May 14, 1994) had a long career that spanned three decades and numerous titles and was one of the first high jumpers to use the straddle technique. He wa...
Gene Cole
Gene Cole (Gerrard Eugene Cole; born December 18, 1928) was an American athlete who competed mainly in the 400 metres.He competed for the United States in the 1952 Summer Olympics held in Helsinki, Fi...
Butch Reynolds
Harry "Butch" Reynolds (born June 8, 1964) is an American former track and field athlete who competed in the 400 meter dash. He held the world record for the event for 11 years with his personal best ...