Marty Glickman Daniel talks with Marty Glickman, a former Olympic sprinter. At the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, 18-year old Glickman and fellow runner, Sam Stoller, were prevented from running in the games. On March 29th, Glickman was honored at the New York Jewish Sports Hall of Fame, where he was presented by the U.S. Olympic Committee with the first Douglas MacArthur Award. The event marks the first time the committee acknowledged that Glickman was prevented from running because he was Jewish. Glickman went on to a career as a sports broadcaster - at various times the voice of the New York Giants, Jets, and Knicks.
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Marty Glickman

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Marty Glickman

Marty Glickman

Marty Glickman

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Daniel talks with Marty Glickman, a former Olympic sprinter. At the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, 18-year old Glickman and fellow runner, Sam Stoller, were prevented from running in the games. On March 29th, Glickman was honored at the New York Jewish Sports Hall of Fame, where he was presented by the U.S. Olympic Committee with the first Douglas MacArthur Award. The event marks the first time the committee acknowledged that Glickman was prevented from running because he was Jewish. Glickman went on to a career as a sports broadcaster - at various times the voice of the New York Giants, Jets, and Knicks.