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Olympics 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1928 Summer Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1928 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 1928 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. Buster Crabbe and Paavo Nurmi are only the beginning of the athletes on this list.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1928 Summer Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1928 Summer Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.

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Alberto Zorrilla is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alberto Zorrilla Men's 400m freestyle

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Albina Osipowich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Albina Osipowich Women's 100m freestyle

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Allie Morrison is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Allie Morrison Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Featherweight 56-61kg

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Antal Kocsis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Antal Kocsis Men's Boxing, Flyweight -50.8kg

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Arne Borg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Arne Borg Men's 400m freestyle, Men's 1500m freestyle

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Arturo Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Arturo Rodríguez Men's Boxing^! Heavyweight +79.4kg

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Arvo Haavisto is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Arvo Haavisto Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Welterweight 66-72kg, Men's Freestyle Wrestling

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Bep van Klaveren is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bep van Klaveren Men's Boxing, Featherweight 53.5-57.2kg

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Betty Robinson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Betty Robinson Women's Athletics, 100m, Women's Athletics

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Bo Lindman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bo Lindman Men's Modern pentathlon

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Bobby Pearce is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bobby Pearce Men's Single sculls

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Boughera El Ouafi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Boughera El Ouafi Men's Marathon

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Boy Charlton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Boy Charlton Men's 400m freestyle, Men's 1500m freestyle

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Buster Crabbe is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Buster Crabbe Men's 1500m freestyle, Men's 400m freestyle

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Carl Freiherr von Langen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Carl Freiherr von Langen Dressage, individual

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Carlo Galimberti is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Carlo Galimberti Men's Weightlifting, Middleweight 67.5-75kg

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Carlo Orlandi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Carlo Orlandi Men's boxing, lightweight 57.2-61.2 kg

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Charles Pacôme is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Charles Pacôme Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Lightweight 61-66kg

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Charles Pahud de Mortanges is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Charles Pahud de Mortanges Eventing, individual

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Clarence Houser is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Clarence Houser Men's Discus throw, Men's Shot put

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David Cecil, 6th Marquess of E... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
David Cecil, 6th Marquess of Exeter Men's Athletics, 400m hurdles

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Dorothy Poynton-Hill is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Dorothy Poynton-Hill Women's 3 metre springboard, Women's 10 metre platform

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Douglas Lowe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Douglas Lowe Men's Athletics, 800m

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Dunc Gray is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Dunc Gray Track Cycling, Men's 1000m Time Trial

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Ed Hamm is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ed Hamm Men's Long jump

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Edvard Westerlund is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Edvard Westerlund Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Lightweight 62-67.5 kg, Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling

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Eino Leino is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Eino Leino Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Lightweight 61-66kg, Men's Freestyle Wrestling

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El Sayed Nosseir is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
El Sayed Nosseir Men's Weightlifting, Light Heavyweight 75-82.5kg

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Elizabeth Becker-Pinkston is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Elizabeth Becker-Pinkston Women's 10 metre platform, Women's 3 metre springboard

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Eric Malmberg is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Eric Malmberg Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Featherweight 58-62 kg, Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling

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Erik Lundqvist is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Erik Lundqvist Men's Javelin throw

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Ernst Kyburz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ernst Kyburz Men's Freestyle Wrestling^! Middleweight 72-79 kg

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Ethel Catherwood is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ethel Catherwood Women's High jump

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Eugen Mack is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Eugen Mack Men's Vault, Men's Gymnastics, individual all-round

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František Ventura is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
František Ventura Jumping^! individual

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Franz Andrysek is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Franz Andrysek Men's Weightlifting^! featherweight -60

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George Kojac is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
George Kojac Men's 100m backstroke

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Georges Miez is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Georges Miez Men's Pommel horse, Men's Gymnastics^! individual all-round, Men's Horizontal bar

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Georgia Coleman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Georgia Coleman Women's 10 metre platform, Women's 3 metre springboard

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Giovanni Gozzi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Giovanni Gozzi Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling^! Bantamweight -58kg, Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling^! Featherweight 56-61 kg

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Giulio Gaudini is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Giulio Gaudini Men's Foil individual, Men's Sabre individual

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Halina Konopacka is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Halina Konopacka Women's Discus throw

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Hans Haas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Hans Haas Men's Weightlifting, Lightweight 60-67.5kg

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Harri Larva is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Harri Larva Men's Athletics, 1500m

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Heikki Savolainen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Heikki Savolainen Men's Pommel horse, Men's Gymnastics^! individual all-round, Men's Horizontal bar

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Helen Meany is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Helen Meany Women's 3 metre springboard

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Helene Mayer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Helene Mayer Women's Foil individual

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Henry Hansen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Henry Hansen Men's Road Cycling^! Individual Time Trial

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Hermann Hänggi is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Hermann Hänggi Men's Gymnastics^! individual all-round, Men's Parallel bars, Men's Pommel horse

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Hilde Schrader is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 1928 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Hilde Schrader Women's 200m breaststroke