Happy birthday on 9/19.


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Happy birthday on 9/19.

Postby Pego » Wed Sep 26, 2012 9:29 am

I just discovered it exactly 1 week too late.

Happy 90th birthday, Dana Zátopková!
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Re: Happy birthday on 9/19.

Postby DoubleRBar » Wed Sep 26, 2012 12:29 pm

We did Al Oerter and Emil Zatopek on the 19th.
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Re: Happy birthday on 9/19.

Postby Pego » Wed Sep 26, 2012 12:47 pm

Yes, now I recall that Emil and Dana were born on the same day/month/year.
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Re: Happy birthday on 9/19.

Postby gh » Wed Sep 26, 2012 8:55 pm

Not only were they born the same day, they also won Olympic gold the same day! (same day as each other winning gold, not the impossible exacta of that also being their bd)
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