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Ralph Metcalfe

(1910—1978)


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(b. 30 May 1910; d. 10 October 1978),

sprinting champion who later served as a U.S. congressman. Although overshadowed by Jesse Owens in the 1936 Olympics, the track-and-field star Ralph ...

Subjects: United States History.


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