Going for Gold: Famous Black Olympians

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Dominique Dawes

Dominique Dawes dazzled the gymnastics world with her floor routines at the 1996 Atlanta games, where she was a member of the gold medal-winning American team, nicknamed the “Magnificent Seven.” Dawes is currently the only African-American gymnast with a gold medal and the only American gymnast with medals from three different Olympics Games (1992, 1996, 2000).(Photo: Doug Pensinger/Allsport/Getty Images)

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