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Ralph Metcalfe (1910–1978)

Ralph Metcalfe was born on May 30, 1910 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Ralph Harold Metcalfe. He was married to Madalynne Fay Young. He died on October 10, 1978 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »

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Olympia Part One: Festival of the Nations
This Is Your Life


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 1960 This Is Your Life (TV Series)
- Jesse Owens (1960) ... Himself
 1938 Olympia Part One: Festival of the Nations (Documentary)
Himself - Sprinter, USA (uncredited)
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 2003 Save Our History (TV Series documentary)
- America's Most Endangered 2003 (2003) ... Himself
 1993 Die Macht der Bilder: Leni Riefenstahl (Documentary)
Himself - U.S. Sprinter
 1993 The Great Depression (TV Series documentary)
- To Be Somebody (1993) ... Himself
 1982 Genocide (Documentary)
Himself - in 100m Final at the 1936 Olympics
 1966 Jesse Owens Returns to Berlin (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1944 The Negro Soldier (Documentary short)
 1937 Charlie Chan at the Olympics
Himself (uncredited)

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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Won gold, silver, and bronze medals in the 1932 and 1936 Olympics. See more »

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