In the 1960 Olympic Games Wilma Rudolph became the first American woman to win three gold medals. As an aside, Wilma was from Tennessee.
Jesse Owen in 1936 and Wilma Rudolph in 1960.
Wilma Rudolp got her career by running in the Olympics and winning three gold medals. She was the first American woman to win three gold medals in track and field.
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Jesse Owens at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin.
History is made everyday. In 1908 John Baxter Taylor was the first African American to earn a gold medal in the Olympics.
Alvin Kraenzlein. He won 4 gold medals at the 1900 Paris Olympic Games.