From the Archive: Introducing Shirley Temple

Child movie star Shirley Temple has died at age 85. 80 years ago, JTA offered a biographical introduction to the darling movie star.

'Miracle On Ice' thwarted Soviet Jewish goalie

Vladimir Myshkin, the Soviet backup goalie who gave up Team USA’s last two goals during the 1980 Winter Olympics “Miracle On Ice,” is Jewish.

From the Archive: Hitler's other Olympics

The Nazis promised to remove all the “Jews Not Wanted” signs from Garmisch-Partenkirchen before the 1936 Winter Olympics there.

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