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Rafer Johnson

Further Information


Atkin, Ronald. "Olympic Games: Beach Volleyball." (London, England) Independent Sunday (September 17, 2000): 6.

Barnacle, Betty. "Rafer Johnson Recalls His Olympic Win." Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service (November 6, 1997).

Cazeneuve, Brian. "Rafer Johnson, Olympic Hero: August 6, 1984." Sports Illustrated (September 11, 2000): 20.

Danzig, Allison. "Rafer Johnson Picked to Carry U.S. Flag in Olympic Ceremony." New York Times (August 23, 1960): 33.

Gustkey, Earl. "Johnson Set Record Straight in Decathlon." Los Angeles Times (July 28, 1999): 1.

Sondheimer, Eric. "Ex-Olympian Johnson Leads by Example." Los Angeles Times (November 5, 1997): 3.

Sullivan, Robert. "The Legacy of These Games." Sports Illustrated (August 20, 1984) 96.

"Torch Bearers." People (July 10, 2000): 149.


"Rafer Johnson." Santa Barbara Speakers Bureau. http://www.sbweb.com/prospeakers/rjohnson.htm (January 21, 2003).

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