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  1. Owens, Jesse Owens, James Cleveland Owens(noun)

    United States athlete and Black American whose success in the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin outraged Hitler (1913-1980)


  1. Jesse Owens

    James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens was an American track and field athlete who specialized in the sprints and the long jump. He participated in the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany, where he achieved international fame by winning four gold medals: one each in the 100 meters, the 200 meters, the long jump, and as part of the 4x100 meter relay team. He was the most successful athlete at the 1936 Summer Olympics. The Jesse Owens Award, USA Track and Field's highest accolade for the year's best track and field athlete, is named after him, in honor of his significant career.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jesse owens in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jesse owens in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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