Ashton Eaton (African American/Caucasian) [American]

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Ashton Eaton (African American/Caucasian) [American]


Known as: Olympic Decathlon Athlete


London 2012 Summer Olympics: Men’s Decathlon (Won the Gold Medal)


Other Awards/Accolades: Gold Medal in the Heptathlon at the 2012 World Indoor Championships; Current World Record Holder in both the Decathlon & Heptathlon

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(Grenadian, Scottish, Fante Ghanian) [British (Gold Coast…now Ghana)]   Known as: First professional football/soccer of African decent (Also set the world record for the 100 yard sprint in 1886)