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Norwegian runner Grete Waitz of Norway competing in the New York Marathon, 28th October 1984. Waitz won the women's race with a time of 2 hours, 29 minutes and 30 seconds. (credit: David Cannon/Getty Images)

9-Time NYC Marathon Winner Grete Waitz Dies At 57

Grete Waitz had never run a marathon before the New York City race in October 1978. After it, her name and New York would be forever linked.

WFAN–04/19/2011