India won first gold medal in 1928 summer olympics.
Mia Hamm won gold at the 1996 and 2004 Summer Olympics. She also won silver at the 2000 Summer Olympics.
Canada won 22 medals at the 1996 Summer Olympics: 3 gold, 11 silver, and 8 bronze.
During the 1996 Olympics, Muhammad Ali received a replacement gold medal from the 1960 Olympics since he had lost his.
Two, in balance beam and team competition at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.
The US women's soccer team won the gold medal in the first ever women's soccer event.
There was no 'runner' representing Ecuador that won a gold medal in the 1996 Summer Olympics. However, there was a 'walker' that won gold for Ecuador. That walker was Jefferson Perez and he won gold in the 20 Km walk in a time of 1:20:07.
Katrina Powell and Lisa Powell won gold in women's field hockey at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympic Games.
Aussie had won 117 gold medals in the Summer Olympics.
Arthur Wint won a gold medal in the 400 meteres for Jamaica in the 1948 summer Olympics.
The 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
There were no Winter Olympics in 1996.