Jesse Owens

fastest man alive

Jesse Owens

On September 12, 1913 one of the most fastest man alive was born. His name was Jesse Owens

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When Jesse Owens grew up he became a very famous runner. He was brilliant at long jumps, and track . All this changed in 1980 when Jesse Owens was diagnosed with lung cancer. Shortly after that he died.

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Did Jesse Owens ever win any gold medals?

Yes, In 1936 he won four gold medals in the Summer Olympics in Berlin Germany.