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The Olympics On the Record
The Olympics On the Record

Da Silva Wins Athletic Gold in Melbourne 1956

Da Silva became Brazil’s first Olympic champion in athletics at Melbourne 1956, breaking his own world record twice in the process.

The Olympics On the Record
The Olympics On the Record

Da Silva Wins Athletic Gold in Melbourne 1956

Da Silva became Brazil’s first Olympic champion in athletics at Melbourne 1956, breaking his own world record twice in the process.