Helsinki, Finland- OLYMPICS GAMES. Mrs. Patricia McCormick of Los Angeles, CA, shows off her championship form as she executes a difficult manuever on the Olympic springboard in Helsinki. Mrs. McCormick's form won her the springboard...More
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Canadian Ben Johnson breaks from the pack during the 100 meter race of the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul. Johnson set a world-record and was awarded the gold medal, but was later stripped of his record and medal when it was determined he...More
South African runner Zola Budd (front, center) watches her chief competitor, American Mary Decker, fall to the ground in the final of the women's 3000-meter run at the 1984 Summer Olympics. Decker and Budd had become entangled...More
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USA's Bruce Jenner, San Jose, CA., displays the gold medal he won in the Olympic decathlon here 7/30.
Kenyan Henry Nomo runs through water after completing a hurdle in the 3000 meter steeple chase at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal.
Kurt Bendlin of West Germany is near exhaustion at the finish of the 4400 meter run in the 1968 Olympics Decathlon.
American long jumper Bob Beamon breaks the world record at the 1968 Olympics.
Bob Seagren of the United States in first vault of the day. He went on to win the Gold medal this day in the 1968 Olympics.
American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos raise their fists and give the Black Power Salute at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City. The move was a symbolic protest against racism in the United States. Smith, the gold medal...More
Melbourne, Australia- 1956 OLYMPICS- PLAYER INJURED IN WATER POLO BRAWL. Blood streams from the cut eye of Ervin Zador- injured during a brawl with Russian water polo players during closing minutes of the Soviet-Hungary match. The...More