Ian Thorpe (born October 13, 1982 in Sydney) is a retired Australian swimmer who won five gold medals at the Olympics, a record for an Australian athlete, and was the most successful athlete at the 2000 Olympic Games, picking up three gold medals and two silver medals.
The most outstanding athlete in the 1936 Olympics was Jesse Owens , with four gold medals.
Michael Phelps is this man. He won 8 gold medals in the Beijing Olympics.
Michael Phelps won 4 Gold medals
Ray Ewry won 8 gold medals in the 1906 Olympics
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Michael Phelps (18) after the 4 in 2012
He is a swimmer that won 8 gold medals at the Beijing Olympics.
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It was US swimmer Michael Phelps, who won 8 gold medals at the Beijing 2008 Olympics. In addition, he also won 6 at the 2004 Games. This total of 14 gold medals makes Phelps the athlete who has won the most Olympic gold medals in the history of the Olympics.
Phelps holds the record for the most gold medals won at a single Olympics with the eight golds he won at the 2008 Olympic Games.
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In 1896 there was one Australian competitor and he won 2 gold medals. Teddy Flack was his name.
Ian Thorpe is a swimmer who has won more Olympic gold medals than any other Australian athlete. He won 3 gold and 2 silver at the 2000 Olympics and 2 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze at the 2004 Olympics.
Decathlete Rafer Johnson won three medals in his appearances at the Olympics. This athlete won two gold medals and one silver medal.