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Biography of Alice Coachman [Davis]

Biography of Alice Coachman,
the first African American woman to win a gold medal at the Olympics.

Alice Coachman (Davis) was the first African-American woman to win an Olympic gold medal and the only American woman to win a gold medal in the 1948 Olympics in London. She was born November 9, 1923 in Albany, Georgia to Fred and Evelyn Jackson Coachman.

18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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