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An athlete won nine gold medals and three silver medals in running events in the Olympics from 1920 1928. Who was he?

Asked by Good Citizen, 05 Sep '08 10:35 pm
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1.

Paavo Nurmi
Answered by nargis bhambi, 05 Sep '08 10:37 pm

 
  
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He/she was definitely not from india
Answered by gopal subramanian, 05 Sep '08 10:41 pm

 
  
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Nurmi won a total of 12 medals in 3 successive Olympics (1920, 1924 and 1928), 9 gold medals and 3 silver medals.
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 05 Sep '08 10:40 pm

 
  
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Non INDIAN......
Answered by Milind Joshi, 05 Sep '08 10:40 pm

 
  
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Yes it was Paavo Nurmi of Finland
Answered by amit kumar, 05 Sep '08 10:40 pm

 
  
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Is he Jesse Owens ?
Answered by prabhat kumar kumar, 05 Sep '08 10:36 pm

 
  
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