Four In the 1984 Summer Olympics, Carl Lewis equaled Jesse Owens' performance of 1936 and won four gold medals.
Carl Lewis won four gold medals in long jump (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996).
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Lewis won 4 gold medals at the 1984 Summer Games in Los Angeles (100 meter dash, 200 meter dash, 4x100 meter relay, long jump) and 9 gold medals, along with 1 silver, during his Olympic career.
Four. Carl Lewis won gold in the long jump at the 1984, 1988, 1992, and 1996 Summer Games.
Carl Lewis won gold in the long jump in four successive olympics. Al Oerter won gold in the discuss in four successive olympics. I believe somebody also did this in Equestrian but I do not know their name.
It was Jesse Owens. In 1936 Jesse Owens was the first sprinter to win four Olympic golds in one year. Athlete Carl Lewis matched his record in 1984.
Mark Spitz, Michael Phelps, Carl Lewis, and Paavo Nurmi.
Jesse Owens was the African-American sprinter who won four gold medals at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.