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Rudolph, Wilma 1940-1994

Overview
Works: 117 works in 228 publications in 2 languages and 12,007 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Filmed interviews  Sports films  Juvenile works  Hymns  Interviews 
Roles: Interviewee, Author
Classifications: GV697.R88, 796.426
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1980 Olympics : lost gold (special)( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 1980 episode of Tony Brown's Journal, Tony Brown discusses the proposed boycott of the 1980 Olympics in Russia with Wilma Rudolph and Darrell Pace
Women gold medal winners( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They're the handful of Olympic champions whose careers and achievements will live through the ages. Captures the glory of Olympic triumph and the dramatic human stories behind it, using rare competition footage and personal recollections of the athletes
The story of Wilma Rudolph by Wilma Rudolph( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilma Rudolph on track by Wilma Rudolph( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author discusses the high points of her track career and gives advice on training and sportsmanship for aspiring track athletes
Wilma by Wilma Rudolph( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilma Rudolph tells how it was and is - how a black woman athlete with such high odds against her can win both in life and in the toughest sports competition in the world
Wilma : the true story of one of America's greatest Olympic athletes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of American track sprinter Wilma Rudolph, who overcame the crippling disease of polio and went on to win three gold medals in the 1960 Olympics
Glimpses of new life : messages, testimonies and music from the Japan Baptist New Life Movement( Recording )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Wilma Rudolph and Wyomie Tyus joint interview( )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Both women reflect on their pre- and post-Olympic experiences. They further discuss the lack of financial support for Black athletes and poor training outreach to Black communities. Rudolph critiques the bureaucratic structure of the U.S. Olympic Committee. She also comments on the mounting threat of boycotts that preceded the 1968 Mexico City Games over the participation of South African athletes and the Black condition in America, and notes the roles played in that regard by Black American athlete-activists, John Carlos, Tommy Smith, and Harry Edwards. Tyus discusses her work as a program staffer in the Black Studies Program at UCLA. No tape available. Interviewer: Robert E. Martin
Wilma Rudolph lecture by Wartburg College( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
vilma rudolf

Vilma Rūdolfa

Wilma Rudolph Amerikaans sprintster (1940-1994)

Wilma Rudolph amerikanische Leichtathletin

Wilma Rudolph athlète américaine

Wilma Rudolph atleta estadounidense

Wilma Rudolph atleta statunitense

Wilma Rudolph lekkoatletka amerykańska, sprinterka

Wilma Rudolphová

Γουίλμα Ρούντολφ

Вилма Рудолф

Вильма Рудольф

Вілма Рудолф

Рудольф, Вилма американская спортсменка

Рудольф, Вильма

Уилма Рудолф

וילמה רודולף

וילמה רודולף ספורטאית אמריקאית

فيلما رودولف

فيلما رودولف عداءة سرعة من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

ویلما رودالف

வில்மா க்லோடியன் ருடோல்ஃப்

വിൽമ റുഡോൾഫ്

윌머 루돌프

ウィルマ・ルドルフ

威瑪·魯道夫

Languages
English (105)

Spanish (4)