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List of Olympic athletes born in Nebraska, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Nebraska have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics, as most athletes will never be chosen to represent their countries. These are the most prominent people from Nebraska who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Nebraska Olympians were born in Nebraska, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. This list has everyone from Andy Roddick to Alice Schmidt.

This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Nebraska?" and "Which Olympians were born in Nebraska?"

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Aage Brix is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Aage Brix Died at 69 (1894-1963)

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Adam Mania is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Adam Mania age 33

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Alice Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Alice Schmidt age 34

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Andy Roddick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Andy Roddick age 34

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Bob Boozer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Bob Boozer Died at 75 (1937-2012)

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Brad Vering is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Brad Vering age 39

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Bret Erickson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Bret Erickson age 55

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Gary Anderson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Gary Anderson age 77

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George Baird is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
George Baird Died at 97 (1907-2004)

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Guy Henry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Guy Henry Died at 92 (1875-1967)

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Mort Kaer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Mort Kaer Died at 90 (1902-1992)

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Oliver Kirk is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Oliver Kirk Died at 74 (1884-1958)

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Robin Backhaus is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska

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Shawn Redhage is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Shawn Redhage age 36

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Terry Brands is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Terry Brands age 49

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Tom Brands is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Nebraska
Tom Brands age 49