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Ethiopia: Abebe Bikila – A Flourishing Legacy

Ethiopia: Abebe Bikila – A Flourishing Legacy

// It was fifty years ago. September 10, 1960. An unknown Ethiopian runner dazzled the world that day by winning the gold medal in the marathon, the crowning sports event of the Olympic Games. History was made in Rome, Italy at a memorable occasion as the XVII Olympiad presented the world with an extraordinary gift: a young Ethiopian [...]