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Published Date: 1/25/2014
Dutch track star Fanny Blankers-Koen ran so fast she was called "The Flying Housewife"...
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Published Date: 4/8/2012
Figure skating might not be the arena-filling phenomenon it has remained for decades were it not for a 5-foot-3-inch Norwegian....
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Published Date: 2/17/2012
It’s Feb. 5, 1948, and Gretchen Fraser is experiencing one of the longest moments of her life. Earlier in the week, this 28-year-old athlete, dismissed by one member of the press as a "pretty Western housewife," shocked the world by taking the silver medal...
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