n 33 days after the Soviet Army invaded Hungary, the two nations faced each other in an Olympic water polo match, known as the “Blood in the Water match.” Hungary defeated the Soviet Union and went on to win the gold medal.
View this item and discover similar posters for sale at - An original Olympic Anniversary poster by Edouard Elzingre, The original International Olympic Committee was established at the Sorbonne in Paris
The 1936 Olympics were the first televised Olympics and the first televised sporting event in history. Broadcast via closed circuit TV, an estimated people watched at 28 special venues around Berlin and Potsdam.
welcome to London; artist unknown, 1948 Poster was created for the London 1948 Olympic Games by the Clement Dane Studio. "Surprisingly this is the only pictorial poster that those Olympics appeared on.