Meir Kahane
Meir David Kahane (Hebrew: הרב מאיר דוד כהנא‎) (/kəˈhɑːnə/; August 1, 1932 – November 5, 1990) was an American-Israeli rabbi, ultranationalist writer, and political figure, whose work became eit...
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Eliezer Halfin
Eliezer Halfin (June 18, 1948 – September 6, 1972) was a wrestler for the Israeli Olympic team at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany. Along with 10 other athletes and coaches he was taken hos...
Yossef Romano
Yossef Romano (also known as Joseph Romano or Yossi Romano) (Hebrew: יוסף רומנו‎; April 15, 1940 – September 5, 1972) was a Libyan-born Israeli weightlifter with the Israeli team that went...
David Berger National Memorial
David Berger National Memorial honors the memory of David Mark Berger, a 28-year-old U.S.-born Israeli weightlifter who was one of 11 Israeli athletes killed by Palestinian terrorists in the Munich ma...
Munich massacre
The Munich massacre was an attack during the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany, on eleven Israeli Olympic team members, who were taken hostage and eventually killed, along with a German pol...
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Moshe Weinberg
Moshe Weinberg (sometimes Weinberger) (September 19, 1939 – September 5, 1972) was the coach of the Israeli international wrestling team as well as being the coach of Hapoel Tel Aviv. He was the...
Mark Slavin
Mark Slavin (January 31, 1954 – September 6, 1972) was an Israeli Olympic Greco-Roman wrestler and victim of the Munich massacre at the 1972 Summer Olympics. He was the youngest of the victims ...
Jeheskel Shoshani
Professor Jeheskel "Hezy" Shoshani (1943 – May 20, 2008) was an evolutionary biologist and a world-renowned elephant specialist who studied the family for over 35 years.Shoshani established the ...
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David Mark Berger
David Mark Berger (June 24, 1944 – September 6, 1972) was an American-born Israeli weightlifter for the Israeli Olympic team in 1972. A lawyer by education, Berger was one of 11 members of Isra...
Gavriel Holtzberg
Gavriel Noach Holtzberg (Hebrew: גבריאל נח הולצברג‎; 1979 – 26 November 2008) was an Orthodox rabbi and the Chabad emissary to Mumbai, India, where he and his wife Rivka ran the Mumbai Chabad Ho...
Black September (group)
The Black September Organization (BSO) (Arabic: منظمة أيلول الأسود‎, Munaẓẓamat Aylūl al-aswad) was a Palestinian organization founded in 1970. It was responsible for the fatal kidnapping an...
Ze'ev Friedman
Ze'ev Friedman (June 10, 1944 - September 6, 1972), was an Israeli flyweight weightlifter. A member of the Israeli Olympic team, he was murdered by terrorists in the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre.
Operation Wrath of God
Operation "Wrath of God" (Hebrew: מבצע זעם האל‎ Mivtza Za'am Ha'el), also known as Operation "Bayonet", was a covert operation directed by the Mossad to assassinate individuals suspected of bein...
Andre Spitzer
Andre Spitzer (4 July 1945 – 6 September 1972), was a fencing master and coach of Israel's 1972 Summer Olympics team. He was one of 11 athletes and coaches taken hostage and subsequently killed by Pa...
Shlomo Argov
Shlomo Argov (14 December 1929 – 23 February 2003) was a prominent Israeli diplomat. He was the Israeli ambassador to the United Kingdom whose attempted assassination led to the 1982 Lebanon War.
Assassination of Meir Kahane
The assassination of the Israeli Rabbi and politician Meir Kahane occurred on 5 November 1990, shortly after 9:00 pm at the New York Marriott East Side hotel in Manhattan, New York.
In the evening...
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2012 Olympics one minute of silence campaign
The 2012 Olympics one minute of silence campaign refers to an international campaign created to persuade the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to hold one minute of silence at the opening ceremony...
Jewish Defense League
The Jewish Defense League (JDL) is a Jewish far-right religious-political organization whose stated goal is to "protect Jews from antisemitism by whatever means necessary". While the group asserts tha...
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Yakov Springer
Yakov Springer (ca. 1921 – September 6, 1972), was a wrestler and a weightlifting coach and judge, but is best known as one of the victims of the Munich massacre at the 1972 Summer Olympics.Duri...
Kehat Shorr
Kehat Shorr (February 21, 1919 – September 6, 1972) was the shooting coach for the 1972 Israeli Olympic team. He was one of the 11 members of Israel's Olympic team killed in the Munich massacre.
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November 2008 Mumbai attacks
A series of twelve coordinated shooting and bombing attacks lasting four days occurred across Mumbai, carried out by Pakistani members of Lashkar-e-Taiba. Ajmal Kasab, the only attacker who was captur...
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Shaul Ladany
Shaul Paul Ladany (Hebrew: שאול לדני), born April 2, 1936, is an Israeli racewalker and two-time Olympian. He set and still holds the world record in the 50-mile walk (7:23:50), and the Israeli natio...
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Benjamin Rawitz-Castel
Benjamin Rawitz-Castel (April 24, 1946 – August 29, 2006), was an Israeli classical pianist and piano teacher.He was born and raised in Haifa. After graduation from the Donia Weizman Conservatoire of ...
Luttif Afif
Luttif Afif (1937?  – 6 September 1972), alias Issa (Jesus in Arabic), was the commander of the group of Palestinian fedayeen who invaded the Munich Olympic Village on 5 September 1972 and took a...
Visions of Eight
Visions of Eight is a 1973 American documentary film, produced by David L. Wolper and Stan Margulies, offering a stylized look at the 1972 Summer Olympics, directed by eight different directors. It w...
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Nariman House
The Nariman House (Marathi: नरीमन हाउस), renamed as Chabad House (Hebrew: בית חב"ד‎ Beit Chabad), is a five-story landmark in the Colaba area of South Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. The buildin...
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Lufthansa Flight 615
The hijacking of Lufthansa Flight 615 was an act of terrorism committed by a Palestinian group that occurred on 29 October 1972 and aimed at the liberation of the three surviving perpetrators of the M...
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Yossef Gutfreund
Yossef Gutfreund (1 November 1931 - 6 September 1972) was an Israeli wrestling judge for his country's 1972 Olympic team. He was murdered in the Munich massacre by Black September terrorists along wit...
Amitzur Shapira
Amitzur Shapira (Hebrew: עמיצור שפירא‎; July 9, 1932 - September 6, 1972) was an Israeli sprinter and long jumper in the 1950s and a coach for the Israeli track and field team at the 1972 Summe...