David Mark Berger was a member of the 1972 Israeli
Olympic team. He competed
at the Munich Olympics as a weightlifter, after
training for two years in Israel at
Maccabi Tel-Aviv Sports Club and Weightlifting Gym.
David was born in the United
States and held dual Israeli-American citizenship.
He excelled at
academics and athleticism. David believed that competing in the
the ultimate he could achieve in life. He fulfilled his dream on
David Berger was one of 11 Israeli Olympians slain by terrorists at
Munich Olympic Games.
If you are on
Twitter, please tweet the IOC (International Olympic Committee) to
one minute of silence at the Olympics in memory of the slain Olympians:
@IOCMedia #JustOneMinute of silence @Olympics
to remember the 11 Israeli
Olympians murdered by terrorists at the 1972 Munich