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Can you name the German Sportsmen who achieved the following successes?

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1896 in St. Petersburg he became the first figure skating World Champion
In 1934 this tennis player won the French Open and therefore the first Grand Slam title for a male German
With 12 gold medals between 1934 and 1939 she is by far the most successful athlete at Alpine World Ski Championships
In the years 1935, 1937 and 1938 he won the European Drivers' Championship, the pre-1950 equivalent of the modern Formula One World Championship, an unsurpassed three times
He is the only male figure skater who won a medal in both the single (silver) and pair skating competition (gold with Maxi Herber) at one and the same Olympic Games (1936)
In 1936 this boxer defeated Joe Louis in New York
On July 4th 1954 Germany won its first Football World Cup by sensationally defeating Hungary. How is the final called?
In 1960 he became the first non-American since 1928 to win the Olympic 100 metres
In 1961 he had been on course to become the first German to win the Formula One World Championship when he died in a crash in Monza
This footballer called “Der Kaiser” (“The Emperor”) won the World Cup in 1974 as player and in 1990 as manager, he also won the European Cup for three times as player
The same successes as football player achieved this striker who scored 14 goals in World Cups and has the best average goal rate in the history of the European Cup
At the 1976 Summer Olympics she became the first female swimmer to win four gold medals at a single Olympic Games, all in world record times
He won the nordic combined event in the Winter Olympics three consecutive times, in 1972, 1976, and 1980, becoming the first man to win three consecutive Winter Olympic gold medals
He won the Olympic marathon in 1976 and 1980
In 1972 she became the youngest high jumper to win the Olympic gold and at the time of her triumph in 1984 also the oldest one
Since 1985 she's been holding the world record for 400m
In 1988 she became the only tennis player to have won all four Grand Slams and the Olympic Games in one year
Also in 1988 this figure skater won her second Olympic gold and her fourth World Championship title
This swimmer is most famous for being the first woman to win six gold medals, doing so at the 1988 Seoul Olympic games
This ski jumper won the Four Hills Tournament for 4 times and won 3 Olympic gold medals
In 1997 he became the first and only German to win the Tour de France
With 8 World Allround Championship titles this speed skater is the most successful speed skater in history
In 2002 this ski jumper became the first and still only winner of all competitions of the Four Hills Tournament
In 2004 this kayaker became the first woman in any sport to win gold medals at 6 different Olympics, the first woman to win gold 24 years apart
In 2004 he won his 7th Formula 1 Championship
He is the only person who has won the world handball championship both as a player (in 1978) and as a coach (in 2007)
In 2011 this basketballer from Würzburg won the NBA title

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