Dutch Pentathlete Francina Blankers-Koen

Dutch track-and-field star, Francina Blankers-Koen of Amsterdam, the Netherlands set a modern pentathlon record of 4,692 points. The modern pentathlon consists of five events: the shot put, the high jump, the 200-meter sprint, the 80-meter hurdles, and the long jump.

Date:
      1951
Name(s):
      Francina Blankers-Koe
Occupation:
      athlete
Location:
      Amsterdam, the Netherlands

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