Jesse Owens and Joe Louis Debunk Hitler's Claim of Aryan Superiority

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Jesse Owens and Joe Louis Debunk Hitler's Claim of Aryan Superiority

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Hitler believed that people of Aryan descent were the superior race in the world. In the Germany Olympics his theory was proved wrong when Jesse Owens, and African-American athlete took the gold in several track and field events.


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Related Topics

  • Adolf Hitler
  • African American history
  • Aryan superiority
  • athletes
  • concentration camps
  • Jesse Owens
  • Jews
  • Joe Louis

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