Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens
1913 - 1980
Jesse Owens  American Track and Field

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Jesse Owens was previously married to Ruth Solomon (1935 - 1980).


American Track and Field Jesse Owens was born James Cleveland Owens on 12th September, 1913 in Oakville, Alabama, USA and passed away on 31st Mar 1980 Phoenix, Arizona, USA aged 66. He is most remembered for Won 4 gold medals in the 1936 Summer Olympics. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Jesse Owens is a member of the following lists: 1980 deaths, Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients and Ohio Republicans.


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First Name Jesse
Last Name Owens
Full Name at Birth James Cleveland Owens
Alternative Name JC
Age 66 (age at death) years
Birthday 12th September, 1913
Birthplace Oakville, Alabama, USA
Died 31st March, 1980
Place of Death Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Buried Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Weight 180lbs (82 kg)
Build Athletic
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University University of Ohio
Occupation Text Olymic Legend
Occupation Track and Field
Claim to Fame Won 4 gold medals in the 1936 Summer Olympics

James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens (September 12, 1913 – March 31, 1980) was an American track and field athlete and four-time gold medalist in the 1936 Olympic Games.

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Jesse Owens66 VirgoTrack and Field
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MarleneFemaleRuth Solomon


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