Joan Benoit Samuelson is a retired American marathon runner, who won gold at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, the year that the women's marathon was introduced. As a result she was the first ever women's Olympic marathon champion. Wikipedia*
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Joan Samuelson has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 House Committee. The year with the most videos was 2002 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 1,015 views per program. Most common tag: Research.