Twice. Bob Mathias 1948 and 1952 Daley Thompson 1980 and 1984
Twice Bob Mathias 1948-1952 Daley Thompson 1980-1984
Jim Thorpe, named "Greatest male athlete of the first half century" by the Associated Press, won gold medals in the decathlon and pentathlon in the 1912 olympics.
Viktor Ahn, who was an athlete from Russia, won the most medals at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, with 4 medals.
The most outstanding athlete in the 1936 Olympics was Jesse Owens , with four gold medals.
isn't it Micheal phelps with 8 medals
Michael Phelps is this man. He won 8 gold medals in the Beijing Olympics.