After the profit thatTo gold medals with the fencing world championships 1929 and 1931 Mayer went into the USA, in order to study in California international right. As it because of their Jewish descent the membership in their association for local history, from which Offenbacher fencing club was extracted, decided Helene Mayer in the USA tooremain.
For the olympic plays 1936 in Berlin it returned again to Germany and won for Germany the silver medal. Immediately after the winner honour, with which she raised the arm to the Hitler greeting, it returned however to the USA and took later the AmericanNationality on.
1952 returned Helene Mayer again to Germany and married in Munich the flight engineer Erwin Falkner of sun castle. To 15. October 1953 succumbed it to a cancer suffering. Helene Mayer is buried on Munich forest cemetery.
1924: Inches Osiier | 1928: Helene Mayer | 1932: Inches Mueller price | 1936: Ilona Elek | 1948: Ilona Elek | 1952: Irene Camber | 1956: Gillian Sheen | 1960: Heidi forge | 1964: Ildiko Ujlaky Rejto | 1968: Jelena Nowikowa | 1972: Antonella Lonzi Ragno | 1976: Ildikó Schwarczenberger | 1980: Pascale Trinquet | 1984: Luan Jujie | 1988: Anja Fichtel | 1992: Giovanna Trillini | 1996: Laura Badea | 2000: Valentina Vezzali | 2004: Valentina Vezzali
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||German Fechterin|
|DATE OF BIRTH||12. December 1910|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||open brook at the Main|
|DYING DATE||15. October 1953|