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Fanny Blankers-Koen of Netherlands.

Fanny won 4 gold medals at the 1948 Summer Games in London (100 meter dash, 200 meter dash, 4x100 meter relay, 80 meter hurdles).

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Q: Who was first woman to win 3 gold medals in track and field?
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Who was first American woman to win 3 gold medals in track and field?

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