The German female athlete at the 1936 Berlin Olympics who turned out to be a man

A recent case is that of Caster Semenya, South African athlete twice Olympic champion and three times world champion in…

Luz Long, the German athlete who befriended Jesse Owens and helped him win at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

On 13 July 1943, a death occurred in the British field hospital in Acate, in the Sicilian province of Ragusa…