Fanny Blankers Koen Pictures & Images

Voted female athlete of the 20th century, Fanny Blankers-Koen won four...

Voted female athlete of the 20th century, Fanny Blankers-Koen won four gold medals while pregnant with her third child


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Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918 - 2004) Olympic Athlete. Considered one of t...

Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918 - 2004) Olympic Athlete. Considered one of the greatest female Olympians of the 20th century, she was a Dutch runner who starred in track and field at the 1948 Olympic Games in London, England, where she won four gold medals.


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After the end of World War II, the Olympics resumed in 1948 in London....

After the end of World War II, the Olympics resumed in 1948 in London. Despite extreme austerity measures, the games were extremely popular.


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Francina "Fanny" Elsje Blankers-Koen (26 April 1918 – 25 January 200...

Francina "Fanny" Elsje Blankers-Koen (26 April 1918 – 25 January 2004) was a Dutch track and field athlete She is best known for winning four gold medals at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London.


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Sixty-five years after they helped lift the spirits of post-World War ...

Sixty-five years after they helped lift the spirits of post-World War II England -- and much of the rest of the sporting world -- LIFE.com recalls the 1948 London Olympic Games.


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Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918-2004) // "The flying housewife", she won 4 g...

Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918-2004) // "The flying housewife", she won 4 gold medals at the 1948 Olympic Games in London. Natural talent, great personality, kindness and strength. Beautiful athlete and woman.


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Fanny Blankers-Koen: 1918-2004; Fanny Blankers-Koen was a Dutch athlet...

Fanny Blankers-Koen: 1918-2004; Fanny Blankers-Koen was a Dutch athlete, best known for winning four gold medals at the 1948 Summer Olympics. She accomplished this as a 30-year-old mother of two, during a time when many disregarded women's athletics. Apart from her four Olympic titles, she won 5 Eur...


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Fanny Blankers-Koen, quatre fois médaillée à Londres 1948 - Champio...

Fanny Blankers-Koen, quatre fois médaillée à Londres 1948 - Championnes Olympiques internationales - Naissance : 26 avril 1918 Grande athlète néerlandaise, Fanny Blankers-Koen est à ce jour l’une des plus grandes championnes olympiques de la première moitié du 20ème siècle...


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Fanny Blankers Koen 1948 Olympics - called Flying Dutchman and The Fly...

Fanny Blankers Koen 1948 Olympics - called Flying Dutchman and The Flying Housewife- also female athlete of the 20th century by IAAF in 1999.


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1948 congrats

1948 congrats


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Photographer Elsa Garrison of Getty Images picks out some of her favou...

Photographer Elsa Garrison of Getty Images picks out some of her favourite images from past Olympic Games.


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Winst op de 100 én 200 meter!Nederland heeft na Fanny Blankers Koen w...

Winst op de 100 én 200 meter!Nederland heeft na Fanny Blankers Koen weer een sprintkampioene! Dafne Schippers behaalt 2x goud bij EK Zürich 2014


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Sixty-five years after they helped lift the spirits of post-World War ...

Sixty-five years after they helped lift the spirits of post-World War II England -- and much of the rest of the sporting world -- LIFE.com recalls the 1948 London Olympic Games.


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We look back at the 1948 Olympic Games when a 30-year-old mother of tw...

We look back at the 1948 Olympic Games when a 30-year-old mother of two from Holland put all the pre-games criticism behind her and blazed her way to four gold medals


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Fanny BLANKERS-KOEN - Olympic Athletics | Netherlands

Fanny BLANKERS-KOEN - Olympic Athletics | Netherlands


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Fanny Blankers-Koen’s 100th birthday Francina "Fanny" Elsje Blankers...

Fanny Blankers-Koen’s 100th birthday Francina "Fanny" Elsje Blankers-Koen was a Dutch track and field athlete, best known for winning four gold medals at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London. She was a 30-year-old mother of two when she competed at the London Olympics. Wikipedia Born: April


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Fanny BLANKERS-KOEN - Olympic Athletics | Netherlands

Fanny BLANKERS-KOEN - Olympic Athletics | Netherlands


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Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918–2004) was a Dutch Olympic athlete known as...

Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918–2004) was a Dutch Olympic athlete known as the Flying Housewife. In the 1948 Olympics in London, the 30-year-old mother of two won four gold medals and set world records — while pregnant with her third child. She was the first woman to win four Olympic gold medals, and ...


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Fanny Blankers-Koen

Fanny Blankers-Koen


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Fanny_Blankers-Koen_1949b


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Fanny Blankers-Koen wins 4 golds at the 1948 Olympics

Fanny Blankers-Koen wins 4 golds at the 1948 Olympics


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YouTube

YouTube


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Statue of Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918 - 2004) on the ´Van Aerssenlaan´...

Statue of Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918 - 2004) on the ´Van Aerssenlaan´ in Rotterdam. She was a Dutch athlete. In 1948 she won at the Olympic Games in London four gold medals.


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The Dutch-born Olympian earned the nickname 'The Flying Housewife' aft...

The Dutch-born Olympian earned the nickname 'The Flying Housewife' after becoming the first woman to win four gold medals in a single Olympics.


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