Athletics At XIX Summer Olympics
Jim Hines of the United States (#279) crosses the finish line in first place gold medal position to win the Men's 100 metres event in a world record time of 9.95 seconds, ahead of 2nd placed silver medallist Lennox Miller of Jamaica (#536) and third placed bronze medallist Charlie Greene of the United States (#275) at the 1968 Summer Olympics inside the Estadio Olimpico Universitario in Mexico City, Mexico on 14th October 1968. (Photo by Ed Lacey/Popperfoto via Getty Images)
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14 October, 1968
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