American athlete Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. Owens won four gold medals under Hitler's nose, disproving the dictator's nonsensical obsession with 'Aryan' superiority.

American athlete Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. Owens won four gold medals under Hitler's nose, disproving the dictator's nonsensical obsession with 'Aryan' superiority.

Mr. Owens achievement of setting 3 world records and tying another in less than 1 hour at the 1935 Big Ten track meet has been called "the greatest 45 minutes ever in sport"and has never been equaled. At the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany, Owens won international fame with four gold medals: 100 meters, 200 meters, long jump, and 4x100 meter relay.

Mr. Owens achievement of setting 3 world records and tying another in less than 1 hour at the 1935 Big Ten track meet has been called "the greatest 45 minutes ever in sport"and has never been equaled. At the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany, Owens won international fame with four gold medals: 100 meters, 200 meters, long jump, and 4x100 meter relay.

Jesse Owens, Hitler reaction    Love watching how Jesse did something that no one else could do -  got under Hitler's skin....    music Time by Hans Zimmer

Jesse Owens, Hitler reaction Love watching how Jesse did something that no one else could do - got under Hitler's skin.... music Time by Hans Zimmer

Jesse Owens wins 4 gold medals in the 1936 Olympics. THIS BEST part of this is he won them in Germany when Hitler was in charge. :-)

Jesse Owens wins 4 gold medals in the 1936 Olympics. THIS BEST part of this is he won them in Germany when Hitler was in charge. :-)

"We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort." - Jesse Owens

"We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort." - Jesse Owens

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Zen Pencils: Cartoon Quotes from Inspirational Folks via Zen Pencils

Jesse Owens........winner of four gold medals in the 1963 Berlin Olympics: 100m sprint, 200m sprint, long jump, and 4x100 meter relay team.

Jesse Owens........winner of four gold medals in the 1963 Berlin Olympics: 100m sprint, 200m sprint, long jump, and 4x100 meter relay team.

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