Marathon champion Grete Waitz, in New York's Central Park on Oct. 19, 1983.
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April 19, 2011 Waitz won the New York City Marathon nine times and a silver medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. And she was one of the pioneers of the women's running revolution in the '70s and '80s. Waitz, who had cancer, was 57.
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