USA: Mildred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias, who without debate is the greatest female athlete the world has ever known. Her credentials for greatness are unquestioned. She excelled in athletics, qualifying for 5 Olympics events, also played tennis, baseball, basketball, bowling and later professional golf. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory
Swimmer Helene Madison won three gold medals in freestyle at the 1932 Olympics.
Barbora Spotakova secured the Gold medal in javelin at the London 2012 Olympic Games
The Olympic trials in Eugene Oregon, 1972. Photo: John G. Zimmerman
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The great Andreas Thorkildsen. Two- time Olympic Games gold medals and Olympic record holder :)
Trey Hardee Photo - Olympics Day 13 - Athletics
1932 - Babe Didrikson Javelin Event, Track and Field, Los Angeles Olympics Games
Babe Didrikson winning the hurdles in the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics
Ashton Eaton shows off his Olympic gold medal after winning the decathlon in the 2012 London Games (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Fab Five eating gold