Boston, Ralph

Boston, Ralph

(1939–  ) track and field athlete; born in Laurel, Miss. He medaled in the long jump in three consecutive Olympics: gold (1960), silver (1964), and bronze (1968).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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