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Olympics 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners

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List of Olympic silver medal winners from the 1896 Summer Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1896 Summer Olympics, so these athletes who took home a silver medal should certainly be commended. These famous silver medal winning athletes all competed in their own particular event at the 1896 Summer Olympics, but what they all have in common is that they were able to rise above their competition and take home a medal for their country. List features James Connolly, Robert Garrett and more.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a silver medal at the 1896 Summer Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1896 Summer Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a silver medal.

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Albert Tyler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Albert Tyler Men's Pole vault

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Alexandre Tuffèri is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Alexandre Tuffèri Men's Triple jump

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Alfred Flatow is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Alfred Flatow Men's Horizontal bar, Men's Parallel bars

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Antonios Pepanos is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Antonios Pepanos 500m Freestyle Men

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Arthur Blake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Arthur Blake Men's Athletics^! 1500m

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August von Gödrich is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
August von Gödrich Men's Road cycling, individual road race

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Charilaos Vasilakos is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Charilaos Vasilakos Men's Marathon

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Demetrios Petrokokkinos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Demetrios Petrokokkinos Men's Tennis, doubles

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Dionysios Kasdaglis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Dionysios Kasdaglis Men's Tennis, singles, Men's Tennis

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Frederick Keeping is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Frederick Keeping Men's Track Cycling, 12 Hour Race

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Fritz Hoffmann is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Fritz Hoffmann Men's Athletics^! 100m, Rope climbing

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Georgios Kolettis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Georgios Kolettis Men's Track Cycling, 100km

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Georgios Orphanidis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Georgios Orphanidis Men's 300m Free Rifle, 3 Positions, Men's 25m rapid fire pistol

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Georgios Tsitas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Georgios Tsitas Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Open

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Grantley Goulding is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Grantley Goulding Men's Athletics, 110m hurdles

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Henri Callot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Henri Callot Men's Foil individual

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Herbert Jamison is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Herbert Jamison Men's Athletics^! 400m

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Hermann Weingärtner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Hermann Weingärtner Men's Pommel horse, Men's Horizontal bar, Men's Vault

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Holger Nielsen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Holger Nielsen Men's Sabre individual, Men's 30 metre free pistol, Men's 25m rapid fire pistol

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Ioannis Andreou is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Ioannis Andreou 1200m Freestyle Men

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Ioannis Frangoudis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Ioannis Frangoudis Men's 30 metre free pistol, Men's 25m rapid fire pistol, Men's 300m Free Rifle

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James Connolly is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
James Connolly Men's Triple jump, Men's High jump, Men's Long jump

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Joanni Perronet is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Joanni Perronet Masters Foil

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Launceston Elliot is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Launceston Elliot Heavyweight (Two-handed), Heavyweight One Handed Lift

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Léon Flameng is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Léon Flameng Men's Track Cycling^! 100km, Men's Track cycling^! Sprint individual, Men's Track Cycling^! 10 km

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Louis Zutter is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Louis Zutter Men's Vault, Men's Parallel bars, Men's Pommel horse

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Miltiades Gouskos is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Miltiades Gouskos Men's Shot put

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Nándor Dáni is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Nándor Dáni Men's Athletics^! 800m

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Otto Herschmann is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Otto Herschmann Men's 100m freestyle

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Panagiotis Paraskevopoulos is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Panagiotis Paraskevopoulos Men's Discus throw

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Panagiotis Pavlidis is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Panagiotis Pavlidis Men's 200 metre military rifle

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Robert Garrett is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Robert Garrett Men's Long jump, Men's Shot put, Standing triple jump

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Spyridon Chazapis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Spyridon Chazapis Men's sailors 100 metre freestyle

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Stamatios Nikolopoulos is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Stamatios Nikolopoulos Men's Track cycling, Sprint individual

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Sumner Paine is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Sumner Paine Men's 30 metre free pistol, 25 metre military pistol

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Thomas Xenakis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Thomas Xenakis Rope climbing

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Tilemachos Karakalos is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Tilemachos Karakalos Men's Sabre individual

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Viggo Jensen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 1896 Summer Olympics Silver Medal Winners
Viggo Jensen Heavyweight One Handed Lift, Men's 300m Free Rifle, 3 Positions