• Photo of the top of the David Berger National Memorial

    David Berger

    National Memorial Ohio

History & Culture

Did You Know?

Image of US weightlifter David Berger.

Olympic athlete David Berger was a pacifist, and one of his best friends in Israel was a weightlifter of Arab descent. According to David’s father, it bothered David when he believed that his friend was left off the Israeli weightlifting team because of his race.