It was Michael Phelps with eight gold medals a record.
In 2008, Michael Phelps won eight gold medals in the Beijing Olympics.
Michael Phelps holds the record for the most Olympic gold medals in swimming. He has won eighteen so far, including eight from the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Swimmer Michael Phelps hold the record for the most gold medals won in a single Olympic Games. He won eight in the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
I think it was Michael Phelps.
Darwin published his monumental work on evolution in 1859. Michael Phelps monumental achievement was to win eight gold medals in a single Olympics.
As of the 2008 Olympics Michael Phelps has won 14 gold medals in swimming (16 total medals), second on the list is Raymond Ewry who won a total of 10 gold medals in track & field. as a sidenote if Michael Phelps wins 3 more medals of any type he will pass Larisa Latynina as the winner of most Olympic medals. Between 1956 & 1964 Ms Latynina won 18 total medals in gymnastics. The most medals won by a single swimmer at the Olympics is Michel Phelps of the U.S.A. who won a total of eight medals at the 2008 Olympics held in Beijing 2008.
He's won eight so far.
Michael Phelps, was trying to break the record of winning the most gold medals in Olympic (the record was seven) and he broke it by winning eight gold medals in one Olympic.