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London 1908

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London 1908-LEMMING Eric (SWE) 1st.
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London 1908-FLANAGAN John (USA) 1st.
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London 1908-Marathon-PIETRI Dorando (ITA) carried on a stretcher.
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Dorando Pietri

circa 1908: Dorando Pietri of Italy, the Marathon runner who finished first in the 1908 London Olympics, but was diqualified for being helped over the finish line after collapsing just yards from the line. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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London 1908-Marathon-PIETRI Dorando (ITA).
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Ralph Rose

1908: US sportsman Ralph Rose prepares for the first of the shot puts which won him first place at the 1908 Olympic Games at the White City Stadium, London. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

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