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This Week in History: A fact for July

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Bobbie Rosenfeld goes for the gold

July 31, 1928

Canadian Bobbie Rosenfeld won an Olympic silver medal in the 100-meter race. The 1928 Olympics, held in Amsterdam, were the first in which women were allowed to compete in track & field events.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for July." (Viewed on January 21, 2018) <https://jwa.org/thisweek/jul/random>.

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