1966 Weightlifting Stamps

Posted on Sunday, August 17th, 2014 by John Wood

These commemorative stamps were created to honor the 1966 Weightlifting World Championships which were held in East Berlin, East Germany, from October 15 to October 21st of that year. As a side note, the world championships that year were dominated by the Soviet Union Sports Machine, taking gold in five out of the seven weight classes.
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