Peter Norman Day

Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 12:00

Sunday, October 9

Honour a great Australian who has been written out of this country’s history books. Peter Norman, the 1968 Mexico Olympic 200m Silver Medalist supported his two American Olympic medalists when they gave the black power salute at the podium. The American Track and Field Association has designated October 9 as Peter Norman Day to acknowledge his support for human rights. 12 noon. City Square, Swanston St, City.