100 meter dash
no jesse owens was famous for sport only because at a young age he broke a world record and three more
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 wanted to see the racism change
Jesse owers ran the 100 yard in a World record time of 9.4 seconds a speed of 21.76015473 MPH.
=Jesse Owens is one of the fastest people in the world.=
Luz Long from Germany and competed against Jesse Owens in the 1936 Berlin, Germany games in the running long jump. Long had given advice to Owens as to how to properly take off from the jumping board and Owens eventually jumped 26'5" to set both the Olympic and World record. Long eventually join the Nazi Luftwaffe as a fighter pilot and was shot down and killed in 1944.
In fact he ran his world record of 10.2 seconds in his 100m Quarter-Final of the Berlin Olympics of 1936. His best in the 100 yard dash was 9.4 seconds, equalling the World Record.
he made things better for blacks this person is a liar
Because Jesse showed the world that no matter where you come from you can become the best if you work hard enough.
The Olympic Games, hosted by Adolf Hitler and the Nazis, Germany. Hitler was very upset at the success of Jesse Owens over German athletes.
He was a black athlete who competed in the Olympics in Germany before world war I. Hitler frowned upon this. . .