For History Hall Of Fame!!
African American Track and Field Athlete.
Jesse Owens is one of the best track and field athletes of all time. He was a four-time Olympic Gold Medalist. These four gold medals were won at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games. His long jump world record stood for 25 years until 1960 when Irvin Roberson broke his record.
Who is Jesse Owens?
Some pictures of Jesse Owens.
Cover of a PBS movie about Jesse Owens.
Jesse Owens jumping over a hurdle.
Jesse Owens on a podium after he wins a gold in Nazi Germany, 1936.