Jesse Owens sent Hitler in a rage as Jesse won four gold medals, beating the Germans, and as the Olympics were in Germany, Hitler did not want to shake hands with a black athlete.
Well it was basically because Jesse Owens was a black American and Hitler didn't accept the fact that Germany lost the Olympics.
1936 Berlin Olympics, when Jesse Owens embarrassed Hitler and the 3rd Reich...
He managed to humiliate Adolf Hitler in the Berlin Olympics.
Jesse Owens won gold medals in the Olympics and in Berlin. MORE: Hitler refused to give him his medals.
Adolf Hitler was angered by Jesse Owens spectacular individual and team performances at the Berlin Olympics.
The cast of High Lights of the 1936 Olympics Berlin - 1936 includes: Adolf Hitler as himself Jesse Owens as himself
In the 1936 olympics in Berlin :P
1936, in the Summer Games held in Berlin, Germany. (He displeased Adolf Hitler, by disproving Hitler's theories about the "Master Race" as he defeated his German opponents.)
Because Adolf Hitler believed the German's would win every field event. Jesse Owens denied that.
Jesse Owens won the long jump at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin and was confronted by Adolf Hitler. (Hitler presented him the gold medal at the Games(Hitler did not like African people and had his state proven wrong because he said"They can't do anything!"))