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Great Moments in Sport: They Were First

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Introduced by Harry Carpenter.
Recalling historic sporting occasions and great champions in their moment of glory.

Being first means more than winning - but doing what no one else has done before.
Featuring
Roger Bannister - The first four-minute mile
Mike Hawthorn - Britain's first world motor racing champion
and
Judy Grinham - The first Empire, European, and Olympic champion

Contributors

Presenter: Harry Carpenter
Presented by: Richard Tilling
Producer: Leslie Kettley

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Great Moments in Sport: They Were First

BBC One London, 14 June 1968 18.40






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