American Experience: Jesse Owens
- Rated NR
- Genre: Sports
- Release Date: 5/1/2012
Jesse Owens was always more than a gold medalist. At the Olympics in Berlin in 1936, he won 4 gold medals in two days, a stunning slap in the face to Nazis and their belief in a white master race. And yet back home in the U.S., the heroic athlete faced daunting racism despite his accomplishments. Learn all about this brave and impressive figure. 2012/color/60 min/TV-PG/fullscreen.
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