Wilma Rudolph, one of the most stylish Olympic athletes of all time

Wilma Rudolph, stylish Olympic athlete The powerful sprinter emerged from the 1960 Rome Olympics as "The Tornado," the fastest woman on earth- Rudolph was considered the fastest woman in the world in the and competed in two Olympic Games, in 1956 and in

Larry Legend.

A young Larry Bird shows his perfect shooting form in this iconic photo art piece.

Jackie Robinson

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NBA pioneer Earl Lloyd poses with his Hall Of Fame ring at his home Wednesday, Oct. Lloyd was the first African-American to play basketball in the NBA.

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Andy Warhol's Polaroid Portraits

The portraits, taken by Warhol with his Polaroid Big Shot Camera, include leading lights from the world of music, movies and sport, from Liza Minelli and John Lennon to Arnold Schwarzenegger to Muhammad Ali.