April 16, 1979 in History
Event:
8th Boston Women's Marathon won by Joan Benoit Samuelson in 2:35:15




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Benoit
Boston
Joan
Marathon
Samuelson
Women
won

Related Year:
1979

Related Events:
April 16





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