The World's Fastest Man

Michael Kranish recalled the life of Major Taylor, an African American cyclist in the late 19th century who competed professionally and won the world cycling championship in 1899, despite the resistance of other riders and promoters.

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The World's Fastest Man

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Program ID:
459825-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Jun 09, 2019 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2019 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jun 09, 2019 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 29, 2019 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 05, 2019 | 7:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 2019 | 11:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2019 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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