The Muslim Who Snubbed Hitler By The ...

The Muslim Who Snubbed Hitler By The Telegraph

There are 1 comment on the The Daily Beast story from Jan 26, 2014, titled The Muslim Who Snubbed Hitler By The Telegraph. In it, The Daily Beast reports that:

Halet A ambel, who has died aged 97, was an Olympic fencer and the first Muslim woman to compete in the Games; while she failed to take home a medal from the Berlin Olympics in 1936 she won international acclaim by refusing to meet Hitler.

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#1 Jan 27, 2014
Outstanding person for the planet, agree? Rename the Cigar Galaxy after her because we found out about SN2014 when she passed away into history.

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