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‘Invincible’ Obsession

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/invincible_obsession_20020830

In the 1920s, the son of a destitute blacksmith from Lodz, Poland, amazed the world with his feats of strength. Heralded as the modern Samson and the Iron King, Zishe Breitbart became a Jewish folk hero, twisting bars of iron, pulling trains by his teeth and killing bulls with his fists.

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