The Most Interesting Facts About Sportsmen

Interesting facts about sportsmen will let you know what people have forgotten long time ago!

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  1. Famous thinkers of ancient Greece (Demosthenes, Socrates, Hippocrates, Democritus, Aristotle) were taking part in the Olympic Games in their times. In addition, Pythagoras became famous as a fistfight champion, and Plato – as a pankration winner.

 

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foto londyn2012.tvp.pl
  • 2. Back in 1932, hundred-meter race was won by Stanisława Walasiewicz, a polish woman athlete. Then she had set a world record. Only in 1980, after her death, her autopsy revealed that Stanisława Walasiewicz was… a man. It was found by the genitals, although this person had both female and male chromosome set.

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