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Tamara Press

Russian shot putter and discus thrower who received three Olympic precious metal medals and 1 silver more than two Olympics. She received gold in the 1958 Western Championships in Stockholm. She was accused of both being truly a hermaphrodite and becoming injected with male human hormones. Her more youthful sister Irina Press also competed in monitor and field in the Olympics. She received gold in the 1960 Olympics where boxer Muhammad Ali also required home the platinum.

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