Australia's Kieren John Perkins won gold medals in men's 1500m freestyle at both Barcelona (1992) and Atlanta (1996).
Swimmer Michael Phelps of the United States with 14.
Ian Thorpe, 5 gold medals.
Mark Harmon never was an Olympic gold medalist. You may be confusing him with Mark Spitz who WAS an Olympic gold medalist swimmer in the 1972 Olympics.
Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, the following American have won at least four gold medals in Olympic competition: 1) 14 gold medals - swimmer Michael Phelps 2) 9 gold medals - swimmer Mark Spitz, track and field Carl Lewis 3) 8 gold medals - swimmer Matt Biondi, swimmer Jenny Thompson 4) 6 gold medals - swimmer Amy Van Dyken 5) 5 gold medals - shooter Carl Osborn, swimmer Gary Hall, swimmer Aaron Peirsol, shooter Willis Lee, swimmer Tom Jager, swimmer Anton Heida, swimmer Don Schollander, speed skater Bonnie Blair, swimmer Johnny Weissmuller, shooter Alfred Lane, shooter Morris Fisher, speed skater Eric Heiden 6) 4 gold medals - swimmer Dara Torres, swimmer Charlie Daniels, shooter Lloyd Spooner, swimmer Jason Lezak, track and field Evelyn Ashford, swimmer Janey Evens, diver Greg Louganis, swimmer John Naber, track and field Mel Sheppard, basketball Teresa Edwards, cyclist Marcus Hurley, swimmer Jon Olsen, track and field harrison Dillard, track and field Michael Johnson, track and field Alvin Kraenzlein, diver Pat McCormick, track and field Al Oerter, track and field Jesse Owens, swimmer Lenny Krayzelburg, basketball Lisa Leslie
Kieran Perkins won gold at the Barcelona and Atlanta Olympics for Australia in the 1500m freestyle swimming event.
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Australian Swimmer of the Year was created in 1990.
Ian Thorpe (Australia) is known universally as the 'Thorpedo'.
Stephanie Rice is an Australian swimmer who won 3 gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Ian Thorpe - an Australian swimmer - was sometimes called thorpedo.
Duncan Armstrong in men's 200 meter freestyle.
That was Duncan Armstrong in the men's 200 meter freestyle.
the youngest swimmer who has qualified for 2012 team gb is siobhan-marie O'connor who missed her prom to swim in this years olympics. the youngest swimmer recorded to have competed in the olympics and won a gold medal is Kyoko Iwasaki who swam for Japan he was 14 years old and 6 days in 1992 which was held in Barcelona he swam 200 breaststroke and achieved it in 2.26.65. hope this helps :)