Jesse Owens participated in the 1936 Olympic games in Berlin. He equaled the world record in the 100 meter race. He broke the world record in the 200 meter race and the broad jump. The 400 meter relay he participated in also set a new record.
Jesse Owens set world records in the 100 yard dash, 220 yard dash, 220 yard hurdles, and long jump.
What was his times
100 meter dash
On May 25, 1935 Owens set three world records and tied a fourth. The world records were in the 220 yard dash (20.7 seconds), the long jump (8.13 meters/26 feet 8 1/4 inches), and the 220 yard low hurdles (22.6 seconds). He tied the world record in the 100 yard dash at 9.4 seconds.
The Olympic Games, hosted by Adolf Hitler and the Nazis, Germany. Hitler was very upset at the success of Jesse Owens over German athletes.
because he broke 4 world records in one day
He only broke one record