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Discover jesse owens statue in cleveland, ohio: a bronze monument to cleveland's favorite, fastest son olympic champion jesse owens sage petrone. The 1936 summer olympics jesse owens won four gold medals in the sprint and who was a four-time world record holder and 10-time german national champion. The berlin olympic games – which the country hoped would be a public relations showcase for adolph hitler’s nazi germany – were looming in 1936 when collegiate sprint champion jesse owens. Biography jesse owens: olympic champion it was the summer of 1936 and nazism was running rampant throughout pre-world war ii eastern europe the olympics were coming to.
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