William DeHart Hubbard first black to win gold in an individual event

July 1996
Jet;7/22/96, Vol. 90 Issue 10, p60
Features William DeHart Hubbard as the first black to win a gold medal in an individual event in the long jump competition in the 1924 Olympic Games in Paris, France. Induction of Hubbard into the Helms Foundation Hall of Fame and the Black Athletes Hall of Fame in New York City; Death in 1976 at the age of 72.


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