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Where did the 100 meters sprint record was made?


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The first world record for the 100 metres took place in Stockholm Sweden on July 6th 1912. The time was 10.6 by a man called Don Lippincot from the USA. It was duplicated (10.6 again) by Jacklin Scholz, again in Stockholm on Sept 16th 1920.