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Published November 04, 2012, 12:00 AM

Milt Campbell

FILE - In this April 1983 file photograph, Milt Campbell, winner of the 1956 Olympic decathlon gold medal is seen. Campbell, who became the first black to win the Olympic decathlon in 1956 and went on to play professional football and become a motivational speaker, died Friday Nov. 2, 2012 after a battle with prostate cancer. He was 78. (AP Photo, File)

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