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Al Oerter


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Al Oerter
   was an   
Athlete
October 1st. Aged 71. American discus thrower who won the Olympic Gold Medal in the Discus in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, 1960 Rome Olympics, 1964 Tokyo Olympics and 1968 Mexico City Olympics. First Olympian to win a Gold Medal in the same event in 4 different Olympics.
Al Oerter
   won gold medals in   
Athletics
United States -- 1956-1968 -- 4/0/0=4
Al Oerter
   has excelled in   
Track and Field
The only athlete to win a gold medal in the same individual event for four consecutive Olympics (discus).






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