Poster by Pierre Soulages, 1972, Jeux Olympiques de München.
Designer Otl Aicher created the pictograms for the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Munich, covered by @pritheworld #global #local #Glocal #design #NerdAlert
1972 Munich Olympics Poster By Horst Antes.
9 Israeli athletes were kidnapped from the Olympic Village in Munich. A spokesman for the Olympic Games said the Palestinians blew up a helicopter with the hostages inside and then opened fire on the wreckage with automatic weapons. Sept. 6, 1972.
Czechoslovakia's Anton Tkac wins the third round of the sprint final in front of France's Daniel Morelon, 24 July 1976 during the Montreal Olympic Games. Morelon, who won gold medals in Mexico (1968) and Munich (1972), earned his fourth individual Olympic medal after winning the bronze in Tokyo (1964). AFP / EPU PHOTO
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The World Archery Federation (WA, also and formerly known as FITA from the French Fédération Internationale de Tir à l'Arc) is the governing body of the sport of archery. It is based in Lausanne, Switzerland. It is composed of 156 national federations and other archery associations, and is recognised by the International Olympic Committee. FITA was founded on 4 September 1931 in Lwow, Poland. Its seven founding member states were France, Czechoslovakia, Sweden, Poland, the United States…