Asked in Germany in WW2
What major world wide event took place in Nazi Germany in 1936?
December 19, 2014 6:26PM
6-16 February 1936: Winter Olympics held at Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Bavaria, Germany. Tops in total medals: <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Norway 15, Sweden 7, Germany 6, Finland 6, USA 4 & Austria 4.
1-16 August 1936: Berlin Summer Olympics-Are a great success for Hitler & Germany. Hitler showcased Germany's 'Aryan' racial supremacy and excluded Jewish athletes from the German team. Germany's athletes won 89 medals compared to 56 for USA & 22 for Italy.