Edward, Harry Francis Vincent

Date

2023-06

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Publisher

Oxford University Press

Type

Book chapter

Peer reviewed

Yes

Abstract

Biography of Harry Edwards (1898-1973), the first black athlete to win a medal for Great Britain at the Olympic Games (Antwerp 1920).

Description

Keywords

Olympics, athletics, human rights

Citation

Polley, M. (2023) Edward, Harry Francis Vincent. In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press

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Research Institute

Institute of History