On September 9, 1928, Silvio Cator of Haiti set the long jump world record at 7.93 meters. By then, he was already an accomplished competitor, with a silver medal in the event at the 1928 Olympics a month earlier. That medal remains the best medal result for Haiti still.
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Header: Kallimamaro stadium in Athens, site of the first modern Olympics in 1896