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January 26, 1993 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Vitaly Scherbo of Belarus, winner of six gold medals in gymnastics at Barcelona, has been chosen as recipient of the 1993 Jesse Owens International Trophy Award.
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January 17, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Long jumper Mike Powell, who broke Bob Beamon's 23-year-old world record by two inches with a 29 foot 4 1/2 leap at the World Championships in August, was named winner of the 1992 Jesse Owens International Trophy Award in New York.
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January 26, 1993 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Vitaly Scherbo of Belarus, winner of six gold medals in gymnastics at Barcelona, has been chosen as recipient of the 1993 Jesse Owens International Trophy Award.
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February 21, 1989 | From Associated Press
When Florence Griffith Joyner was 15 years old, she received one of her biggest disappointments from Jesse Owens. Today, Griffith Joyner again was linked to the great sprinter and long jumper of the 1930s --and it was one of her most gratifying experiences. Griffith Joyner, who sprinted to three Olympic gold medals and one silver medal in 1988, and broke world records in the women's 100-meter and 200-meter dashes, received the 1989 Jesse Owens International Trophy Award.
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February 6, 1990 | From Times Wire Services
Two-time Olympic champion Roger Kingdom, who set the world record in the men's 110-meter high hurdles last year, today was chosen winner of the 1990 Jesse Owens International Trophy Award. The award, named after the great track and field star who won four gold medals in the 1936 Olympics, is presented annually to an athlete "who best personifies excellence in athletic performances and promotes sincere cooperation and understanding among peoples of all nations."
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December 14, 1988 | Associated Press
All 12 finalists for the 1989 Jesse Owens International Trophy Award are gold medalists from the Winter and Summer Olympics, including Americans Matt Biondi and Florence Griffith Joyner. Biondi won seven medals, five gold, in swimming at the Seoul Games, and Griffith Joyner won three track and field golds and one silver.
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January 17, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Long jumper Mike Powell, who broke Bob Beamon's 23-year-old world record by two inches with a 29 foot 4 1/2 leap at the World Championships in August, was named winner of the 1992 Jesse Owens International Trophy Award in New York.
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