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. Related Article: Race: History vs. Hollywood

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