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Marquette sprinter Ralph Metcalfe with Eddie Tolan at the Los Angeles Olympics, 1932. Metcalfe won four total medals in the 1932 (Los Angeles) and 1936 (Berlin) Summer Olympics.

Dominique Dawes, aka 'Awesome Dawesome,' American retired Olympic gymnast. Known for being a 3x Olympian & a World Championships silver medalist, she was a member of the gold-medal winning "Magnificent Seven" at the 1996 Summer Olympics. She is the 1st African-American woman to win an individual Olympic medal in artistic gymnastics, the 1st Black person to win Olympic gold in gymnastics, 1 of only 3 female American gymnasts to compete in 3 Olympics, & 1st to be part of 3 Olympic… | Olympic Gold Medal | Lisa Fernandez' Olympic Gold Medal for Softball from the 1996 Athens Summer Olympic Games.

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1930s "1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games Discus" Travel Poster--Old- Reproduction Photograph/Photo: Gicclee Print. Fr

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1984 Olympics Los Angeles LOGO- I loved working these Olympics - Field Hockey - escorted Sam, the mascot, around the field!!! Great memories!

My Great Aunt Babe Didrikson breaking the world record in the 80 meter hurdles in the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics.

Seattle native Helen Madison and runner-up in the 1932 Summer Olympics. Won gold medals in the 100 and 400 freestyle and anchored the gold medal 4x100 freestyle relay team.

Greg Louganis (Jan. 29, 1960 - ) He won gold medals at the 1984 and 1988 Olympic Games on both the springboard and platform. He is the only male and the second diver in Olympic history to sweep the diving events in consecutive Olympic Games.

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Sochi in Pictures: Highlights from Day One

Sage Kotsenburg of the United States competes in the men's snowboard slopestyle final. Olympics 2014 (Sochi). He would later win the gold medal!