The black African American to win four gold medals in the 1936 olympic games was the great Jesse Owens.
real gold medals
I do believe it was Wilma Rudolph in the 1960 Olympic games in Rome.
There are 302 events at the 2008 Olympic Games in which medals will be handed out.
the first olympic "medals" was a branch of olive leafs
America has won a total of 2298 Olympic medals and 253 winter Olympic medals. They have already won 11 medals in the 2012 Olympic games and it has only been on for 3 days!!!
That was the 1904 Games in St. Louis.
473 total medals for Summer games 517 total Olympic medals88 total medals were won in the 2012 London Olympics473 total medals for Summer games 517 total Olympic medals
51 gold medals