Enith Brigitha NED 1976 bronze medal in both 100 & 200 free was the first black swimmer. Anthony Nesty SUR was the first black swimmer to win a gold medal in 1988 100 fly
Anthony Ervin was the first African American swimmer to win a Gold medal.
Jesse Owens was the fisrt black to win a gold medal
The first Australian to win gold was swimmer Frederick Lane who won the 200 meter freestyle and 200 meter obstacle events at the 1900 Games in Paris. Lane was from Manly, New South Wales.
no she is not
The first woman in Australia to win an Olympic gold medal was Sarah 'Fanny' Durack. A swimmer, she won Gold in the 100m freestyle in Stockholm in 1912.
Wilma Rudolph was the very first African American to win four gold medals.
no he wasn't the first black to be in the Olypics but he did win four gold medals
mrs Poolinkie Monash from China