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Amsterdam 1928-1500m-In 8th position, MARTIN Paul (SUI) 6th.
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Amsterdam 1928-800m-2nd from right, MARTIN Paul (SUI).
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Amsterdam 1928-The start. On the right, NURMI Paavo (FIN) 1st.
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Three Athletes

29th July 1928: Finnish athletes Paavo Nurmi, Ville Ritola and Edvin Wide of Sweden in the 10,000 metre race at the Amsterdam Olympics (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Percy Williams

Canadian runner Percy Williams (1908 - 1982) who won the 100 metres gold medal at the Amsterdam Olympics, 1st August 1928. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
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Canada Victory

16th August 1928: Canadian sprinter, Percy Williams (1908 - 1982) who won gold medals at 100 and 200 metres, being held aloft by his compatriots, after his victories at the Amsterdam Olympics. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)

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