As of the 2008 Games, that would be Bob Mathias of the United States in 1948 and 1952 and Daley Thompson of Great Britain in 1980 and 1984.
Gold: Bob Mathias, United States
Silver: Milt Campbell, United States
Bronze: Floyd Simmons, United States
The one and only Daley Thompson from Haringey in North London
Type your answer here... Bruce jenner
Yes ... Daley won the gold medal in decathlon at the 1980 Games in Moscow and 1984 Games in Los Angeles.
Bruce Jenner was a decathlete and won the gold medal in decathlon at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal.
Bob Mathias of the United States.
Bruce Jenner won the gold medal in the decathlon in the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal.
He only won one medal in the Olympics and it was the gold medal
There is only one gold medal award in each Olympic Decathlon to the decathlon winner. There has been 25 gold medals awarded in the 24 Olympic Games that included the Decathlon competition. The reason why there is one more gold medal awarded than actual events competitions is because in 1912 there were co-gold medalists.
Jim thorpes won the olympic medals in pentathlon and in decathlon
The legendary Jim Thorpe won two Olympic Gold Medals at the 1912 Olympics in the Pentathlon and Decathlon.
Jurgen Hingsen of West Germany won 1 Olympic medal, a silver in decathlon at the 1984 Summer Games in Los Angeles.
Bruce Jenner won gold at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal in the decathlon.