Jesse Owens’ Olympic gold medal sells for record $1.4 million

An Olympic gold medal won by Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games has sold for a record $1.4 million, SCP Auctions of Laguna Niguel reported Sunday.

An anonymous person won the online bidding with an offer of $1,466,574, which is the highest price paid for a piece of Olympic memorabilia.

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