Frederick Carlton "Carl" Lewis (born July 1, 1961) is an American former track
and field athlete, ..... Similarly, though he did not play football in college, Lewis
was drafted as a wide r...
In the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles, Carl Lewis (born 1961) became the first ....
to be the typical amateur who's 22 and scared to death and can't believe he won
... He did qualify for the long jump and the 400-meter relay, and a week later he ...
Frederick Carlton "Carl" Lewis (born July 1, 1961) is a retired American track and
field ... The Olympic boycott meant that Lewis did not compete in Moscow. .....
When William McKinley Lewis Jr. died, Lewis placed the gold medal he won for
Lewis had never before reached 29 feet, and this day he did it three times, ...
Born in 1961, in Alabama like the legendary Jesse Owens, Carl Lewis was a late
... who contracted Hepatitis B in 1989 and almost died waiting for a liver
Jun 20, 2016 ... Frederick Carlton "Carl" Lewis (born July 1, 1961 in Birmingham) is a former track
and field athlete ... He helped transform track and field from its nominal amateur
status to its current .... Lewis did not compete in the 200 meter race in order to
focus on his best events. ... Lewis' father, William, died...
Feb 14, 2016 ... Does that sound corny in this day and age? ... Jesse Owens, also known as "The
Buckeye Bullet," was born on September 12, 1913, in Oakville, Alabama. In high
school, he won three track and field events at the 1933 National Interscholastic ...
Owens died from cancer on March 31, 1980. .... Carl Lewis.
Jul 1, 2016 ... Why Carl Lewis believes he can help save track and field .... "The Americans'
men's team did not win a gold medal in the 100, the 200, the 400, the 4x100, the
4x400 .... "If you're in his corner, he'll ride with you or die with you.
Sep 15, 1988 ... He may be on the verge of doing what no athlete has ever done before--win the
100, 200 and the long jump in ... So, did Carl Lewis just roll out of bed with this
incredible ability? ... Lots of people are born with the ability to play the cornet or
the piano--or to run fast or jump far. ... Seizure Led to FloJo's De...
Frederick Carlton Lewis was born July 11, 1961, in Birmingham, Alabama, and
raised ... There, he met his goal of four gold medals, winning the long jump, the
100 meters, the .... Lauria died and Valenti was seriously wounded in the first in a
series of shootings by the. .... Hitler's early years did not seem to predict his rise
The "Son of the wind"! ... Though he did not play football in college, Carl Lewis
was drafted as a wide receiver in the 12th round of the 1984 NFL Draft by the
Dallas Cowboys but he did ...