Jesse Owens Long Jump Footage from 1936 Olympics in Berlin
See footage of Jesse Owens competing in
the men's long jump against Luz Long at
the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany.
Owens and Long formed a friendship during
the competition, much to the dislike of
the Nazi officials who were watching. Luz
Long, a lawyer who studied at the
University of Leipzig, died fighting for
Germany in WWII at the Battle of San
Pietro in December 1943.
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