- Category : 1903-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Maya 3
German runner, the first Olympic champion in the 800 metre event for women, held at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. She won the first German gold medal in athletics. Along the way, she set the first officially recognised world record in that event, 2:16.8, which would last until 1944. She died on 14 February 1983, aged 79, in Karlsruhe.