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1972 Olympic Games

Memorial Prayer For The Munich Massacre's 40th Anniversary

Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks | Posted 09.18.2012 | Religion
Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks

The massacre of 11 Israeli athletes and coaches at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich was a tragic event in the history of the Olympic Games. But for the Jewish people, Munich 1972 is more than history. It is an event forever etched into the hearts and minds of our collective memory.

VOTE: The Most Unforgettable Olympics Moments Ever

Posted 07.20.2012 | Sports

“The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not winning but taking part; the essential thing in life is not conquering but fighting well.” -...