Yesterday’s Northern Lights

The Most Successful Olympic Track and Field Athlete

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Nine Olympic gold medals and more silvers than Carl Lewis and Usain Bolt have combined: three.

Most incredibly Paavo Nurmi won both 1500m and 5000m gold medals despite the races were ran only an hour apart in Paris 1924.

 

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Last Second Extra-Time Win

Flying High

Sightseeing

The Swede Has Been Shot!

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