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Amazing - Max Schmeling Dies

In the wow-was-he-still-alive category, former German boxer Max Schmeling, who the Nazis tried (and failed) to make into a useful tool, has died at the age of 99.

So just to get it straight: he was a teenager during World War I, had two epic matches with Joe Louis, fought in World War II, saw the Berlin Wall fall and lived long enough to see the remarkable (and sometimes disturbing) changes in the world today. What a life.