Spitz won two gold medals in the 1968 Games. Those were in the 4x100 meter freestyle relay and the 4x200 meter freestyle relay.
Mark Spitz won a total of 7 gold medals ( 4 individual and 3 relay ) for the USA in 1972. All his events were won in world record time. This record for any swimmer lasted until Michael Phelps won 8 gold medals in Beijing 2008.
Mark Spitz won 7 gold medals and is possibly the best swimmer there ever was. He won the one-hundred and two-hundred meter butterflies, the one-hundred, two-hundred, four-hundred, and eight-hundred meter free-syle, and the four-hundred meter medley relay.
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Mark Spitz was an Olympic swimmer.
In September, 1972 Mark Spitz won seven Gold Medals at the Olympics, a new record.
Mark Spitz, who boasted he would win six gold medals at the 1968 Olympics, broke seven world records in 1972.
9 Olympic gold medals for swimming and broke seven records
Mark Spitz won 9 olympic gold medals. 2 in the 1968 Olympics and 7 in the 1972 Olympics. He also won 5 gold medals in the 1967 Pan American Games.
Mark Spitz made his big splash during the 1972 Olympics, becoming the first athlete to win seven gold medals in an Olympiad.