Jesse Owens Informative Speech

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In 1936 at the Berlin Olympics a black athlete took a stand. The name of the athlete was Jesse Owens and he competed even when Hitler personally did not want him to. After Jesse Owens won his first gold medal he got to shake Hitler's hand. Hitler had to follow one rule though he had to shake every person who won or shake know one's hand. Jesse Owens took a stand by standing against the Arabian race and giving hope to all blacks.”Jesse Owens, also known as "The Buckeye Bullet," was born on September 12, 1913, in Oakville, Alabama.”(Jesse Owen’s