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Jim Ryun at the Munich Olympics.
Identifier: e_dlh_0014
Title: Jim Ryun at the Munich Olympics.
Description: Pre-race favorite Jim Ryun of the U.S. loses his chance in the Men’s 1500 when he falls during a qualifying heat September 8, 1972 at the Munich Olympics. As the "rover" for UPI and not required to get any certain picture, Heikes captured the unexpected. This photo was published in Life magazine September 15, 1972.
City: Munich
Country: Germany (West)
Date: 1972/09/15
Creator: Heikes, Darryl
Source: Heikes (Darryl) Photographs
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: © Darryl Heikes/Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Print
Subject: Sports