Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This program is part of a series that features the lives and careers of some of the greatest figures in sports. This episode chronicles some of the memorable moments that athletes have provided for their fans. Viewers relive the astounding performance by Red Grange, when he ran for five touchdowns in one game; the historic Olympic victories by black American track star Jesse Owens in Hitler's Germany; and Babe Ruth's record-setting home run season. These and other events are recalled through archival film footage, photographs, as well as the personal recollections of those who witnessed these great moments in sports history.