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Top 100 Summer Olympians of All-Time

According to an NBC Sports article
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Last updated: May 19, 2020
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Country
Sport
Answer
United States
Track and Field
Jesse Owens
United States
Swimming
Michael Phelps
United States
Gymnastics
Larisa Latynina
Jamaica
Track and Field
Usain Bolt
United States
Track and Field
Carl Lewis
United States
Swimming
Mark Spitz
Finland
Track and Field
Paavo Nurmi
United States
Track and Field
Jackie Joyner-Kersee
Romania
Gymnastics
Nadia Comaneci
United States
Track and Field
Florence Griffith-Joyner
Cuba
Boxing
Teofilo Stevenson
United States
Track and Field
Wilma Rudolph
Czechoslovakia
Track and Field
Emil Zatopek
Russia
Gymnastics
Alexei Nemov
Russia
Greco Roman Wrestling
Aleksandr Karelin
United States
Track and Field
Michael Johnson
Finland
Track and Field
Lasse Viren
United States
Decathlon
Bob Mathias
United States
Track and Field
Jim Thorpe
Greece
Weightlifting
Pyrros Dimas
Great Britain
Rowing
Sir Steve Redgrave
United States
Track and Field
Bob Beamon
Japan
Gymnastics
Sawao Kato
United States
Diving
Greg Louganis
Germany
Canoeing
Brigit Fischer-Smith
United States
Track and Field
Al Oerter
Soviet Union
Gymnastics
Nikolay Adrianov
Ethiopia
Marathon
Abebe Bikila
Hungary
Fencing
Aladar Gerevich
Soviet Union
Gymnastics
Boris Shakhlin
Great Britain
Decathlon
Daley Thompson
Netherlands
Track and Field
Fanny Blankers-Koen
United States
Swimming
Matt Biondi
United States
Track and Field
Richard Fosbury
Australia
Swimming
Ian Thorpe
Ethiopia
Track and Field
Haile Gebrselassie
Romania
Rowing
Elisabeta Lipa
United States
Track and Field
Ray Ewry
United States
Track and Field
Babe Didrikson
United States
Basketball
Dream Team
Turkey
Weightlifting
Naim Suleymanoglu
United States
Basketball
Lisa Leslie
United States
Basketball
Teresa Edwards
United States
Basketball
Diana Taurasi
Sweden
Canoeing
Gert Fredriksson
Country
Sport
Answer
United States
Swimming
Dara Torres
United States
Swimming
Natalie Coughlin
United States
Swimming
Jenny Thompson
United States
Volleyball
Karch Kiraly
Cuba
Volleyball
Regla Torres
China
Diving
Guo Jingjing
Japan
Judo
Nomura Tadahiro
East Germany
Swimming
Kristin Otto
Germany
Equestrian
Reiner Klimke
Russia
Track and Field
Yelena Isinbayeva
United States
Wrestling
Dan Gable
Australia
Track and Field
Cathy Freeman
Soviet Union
Gymnastics
Olga Korbut
Great Britain
Track and Field
David Hemery
United States
Swimming
Johnny Weismuller
China
Table Tennis
Zhang Yining
United States
Basketball
Oscar Robertson
United States
Basketball
Jerry West
United States
Basketball
Jerry Lucas
United States
Gymnastics
Mary Lou Retton
Spain
Water Polo
Manuel Estiarte
United States
Decathlon
Bruce Jenner
Great Britain
Pentathlon
Mary Peters
United States
Boxing
Joe Frazier
United States
Boxing
Muhammad Ali
Italy
Fencing
Valentina Vezzali
United States
Shooting
Kim Rhode
Germany
Shooting
Ralf Schumann
Cuba
Baseball
Omar Linares
United States
Softball
Lisa Fernandez
United States
Track and Field
Allyson Felix
Great Britain
Cycling
Chris Hoy
United States
Beach Volleyball
Misty May-Treanor & Kerri Walsh Jennings
Croatia
Team Handball
Ivano Balic
Germany
Equestrian
Isabell Werth
Great Britain
Track and Field
Eric Liddell
Russia
Synchronized Swimming
Anastasia Davydova
Hungary
Modern Pentathlon
Andras Balczo
India
Weightlifting
Karnam Malleswari
Great Britain
Sailing
Ben Ainslie
Italy
Marathon
Dorando Pietri
United States
Swimming
Duke Kahanamoku
Belgium
Archery
Huberg Van Innis
Equatorial Guinea
Swimming
Eric Moussambani
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May 19, 2020
*summer olympians