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Olympic gold medalist Jeff Blatnick dies
WNYT - Albany, New York ^
| October 24, 2012
| Anna Didio
Posted on 10/24/2012 3:35:35 PM PDT by EveningStar
Niskayuna native Jeff Blatnick, who overcame cancer to win an Olympic gold medal, has died from cardio-pulmonary arrest. He was 55 years old.
Blatnick took home the gold in Greco-Roman wrestling in 1984.
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To: EveningStar; All
one of the most memorable Olympic victory’s in American sports history few remember or pay attention to....remember it like it was yesterday- he was crying so hard afterwards he could not talk...
i cannot view videos where i am in my office but look forward to watching it at home....
posted on 10/24/2012 3:48:01 PM PDT
by God luvs America
(63.5 million pay no income tax and vote for DemoKrats...)
55 years young.
RIP and prayers for the family.
posted on 10/24/2012 4:03:17 PM PDT
(We cant just leave it (food choice) up to the parents. -- moochele obozo 2/12/2012 (cnsnews))
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