Olympics 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1920 Summer Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1920 Summer Olympics, so these athletes who took home a gold medal should certainly be commended. These famous gold medal winning athletes all competed in their own particular event at the 1920 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. Athletes on this list include Paavo Nurmi and Frankie Genaro.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1920 Summer Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1920 Summer Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.

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Adolf Valentin Lindfors is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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Aileen Riggin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Aileen Riggin Women's 3 metre springboard, Women's 100m backstroke

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Albert Hill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Albert Hill Men's Athletics, 800m, Men's Athletics

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Alfred Lane is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alfred Lane Men's 25m rapid fire pistol, Men's 50m pistol

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Alfred Neuland is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alfred Neuland Men's Weightlifting, Lightweight 60-67.5kg, Men's Weightlifting

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Alfred Swahn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alfred Swahn Men's 100 metre single-shot running deer, Men's 100 metre double-shot running deer

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Allen Woodring is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Allen Woodring Men's Athletics, 200m

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Anders Larsson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anders Larsson Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Light Heavyweight 75-82.5kg

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Armand Massard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Armand Massard Men's Épée individual

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Armas Taipale is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Armas Taipale Men's Discus throw, Two Handed Discus Throw

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Arvid Wallman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Arvid Wallman Men's plain high diving

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Bert Schneider is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bert Schneider Men's Boxing, Welterweight 61.2-66.7kg

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Bevil Rudd is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bevil Rudd Men's Athletics, 400m, Men's Athletics

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Carl Osburn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Carl Osburn 300m military rifle, three positions, Men's 600m free rifle

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Carl Westergren is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Carl Westergren Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Light Heavyweight 75-82.5kg, Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling

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Charles E. Ackerly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Charles E. Ackerly Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Featherweight -60kg

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Charles Winslow is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Charles Winslow Men's Tennis, singles

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Charley Paddock is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Charley Paddock Men's Athletics, 100m, Men's Athletics

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Claes Johansson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Claes Johansson Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Middleweight 75 kg, Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling

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Clarence Pinkston is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Clarence Pinkston Men's 3 metre springboard, Men's 10 metre platform

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Clarence Walker is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Clarence Walker Men's Boxing, Bantamweight 50.8-53.5kg

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Daniel Bouckaert is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Daniel Bouckaert Individual vaulting

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Duke Kahanamoku is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Duke Kahanamoku Men's 100m freestyle

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Earl Thomson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Earl Thomson Eventing, individual, Men's Athletics

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Eddie Eagan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Eddie Eagan Men's Boxing, Light Heavyweight 72.6-79.4kg

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Edmond Cloetens is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Edmond Cloetens Individual Fixed Large Bird

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Edmond Van Moer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Edmond Van Moer Individual fixed small bird

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Eero Lehtonen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Eero Lehtonen Men's Pentathlon

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Eino Leino is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Eino Leino Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Lightweight 61-66kg, Men's Freestyle Wrestling

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Elmer Niklander is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Elmer Niklander Two Handed Discus Throw, Two Handed Shot Put, Men's Shot put

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Emil Väre is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Emil Väre Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling^! Lightweight, Greco-Roman Wrestling^! Lightweight 60-67.5kg

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Erik Adlerz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Erik Adlerz Men's 10 metre platform, Men's plain high diving

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Ernest Cadine is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ernest Cadine Men's Weightlifting, Light Heavyweight 75-82.5kg

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Ethelda Bleibtrey is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ethelda Bleibtrey Women's 100m freestyle, Women's 300m Freestyle

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Filippo Bottino is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Filippo Bottino Men's Weightlifting^! Heavyweight +82.5

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Frank Foss is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Frank Foss Men's Pole vault

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Frank Loomis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Frank Loomis Men's Athletics, 400m hurdles

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Frankie Genaro is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Frankie Genaro Men's Boxing, Flyweight -50.8kg

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Frans De Haes is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Frans De Haes Men's Weightlifting^! featherweight -60

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Gillis Grafström is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Gillis Grafström Figure skating - Men's singles

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Giorgio Zampori is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Giorgio Zampori Men's Gymnastics, individual all-round, Men's Parallel bars

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Guilherme Paraense is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Guilherme Paraense Men's 30 metre military pistol

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Gustaf Dyrssen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Gustaf Dyrssen Men's Modern pentathlon

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Håkan Malmrot is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Håkan Malmrot Men's 400m Breaststroke, Men's 200m breaststroke

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Hannes Kolehmainen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Hannes Kolehmainen Men's Athletics, 5000m, Men's Athletics

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Harry Mallin is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Harry Mallin Men's Boxing, Middleweight 66.7-72.6kg

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Harry Stenqvist is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Harry Stenqvist Men's Road Cycling^! Individual Time Trial

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Helge Løvland is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Helge Løvland Men's Decathlon

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Helmer Mörner is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Helmer Mörner Eventing^! individual

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Henri Gance is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 1920 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Henri Gance Men's Weightlifting^! Middleweight 67.5-75kg