Jesse Owens (1905 - 1982)

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Birth Jesse was born on April 3, 1905.
Death Jesse died in January 1982 at 76 years old.
Location Jacksonville, Cherokee County, Texas

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Jesse Owens (1905 - 1982) was born on April 3, 1905. Jesse was born into the Owens family.

Jesse died in January 1982 at 76 years old.

Jesse Owens's last known residence is at Jacksonville, Cherokee County, Texas.

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