Afro History Today in Afro History ! Jesse Owens wins 4 Gold Medals at Olympics in 1936 written by Marc Alexander August 9, 2020 African-American Jesse Owens on the podium after winning the long jump at the 1936 Summer Olympics (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Jesse Owens with Ralph Metcalfe at track and field tryouts at Randall’s Island Stadium in New York (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Jesse Owens shook racial stereotypes both with Nazis and segregationists in the USA at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Owens performing the long jump at the Olympics. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Today in Afro History ! Jesse Owens wins 4 Gold Medals at Olympics in 1936 was last modified: August 1st, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Whitney Houston ! NFL player, Deion Sanders ! Sprinter, Tyson Gay ! NBA player, Derek Fisher ! MLB player, Jason Heyward ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Author/Educator, Anna J. Cooper ! Heavyweight boxing champion, Riddick Bowe ! NBA player, John Starks ! Singer, Michael Bivins ! Singer, Aaron Hall ! Singer Patti Austin ! You may also like Album reviews: Charlie Puth, Chvrches, Kelly Willis May 24, 2018 Likeliest scenario for Odell Beckham Jr.? Signing... April 9, 2018 Want an NFL job? How Bills’ Brandon... May 16, 2017 Teammates, including Nate Burleson, praise Calvin Johnson March 8, 2016 No Kawhi comeback? Spurs still like chances... April 16, 2018 'Drill' gang who became YouTube stars by... June 11, 2018 Clippers trade A. Rivers to Wizards for... June 27, 2018 Local dads bond with sons through their... June 17, 2018 Maxwell Announces 'Black Summer Night For Social... April 16, 2018 Bollywood gets hooked onto rapping July 20, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.