1952 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners

List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1952 Winter Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1952 Winter 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 1952 Winter 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 athletes range from Veikko Hakulinen to Ossi Reichert.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1952 Winter Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1952 Winter Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.

  • Andrea Mead-Lawrence
    Dec. at 76 (1932-2009)
    • Olympic Country: United States of America
    • Date Of Birth: 1932-04-19
    • Olympic Sport: Alpine skiing
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Alpine Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Women's Slalom,Alpine skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Women's giant slalom
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Women's Slalom,Women's Giant Slalom
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Games Participant: 1952 Winter Olympics,1948 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal
  • Dec. at 82 (1928-2011)
    • Date Of Birth: 10-14-1928
    • Place Of Birth: Trondheim,Norway,Sør-Trøndelag,Earth,Europe
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Ski Jumping at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Large Hill
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Large hill individual
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal
    • Date Of Birth: 07-18-1929
    • Place Of Birth: Englewood,United States of America,Bergen County,New Jersey
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Figure skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics – Men's singles,Figure Skating at the 1948 Winter Olympics - Men's Singles
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Figure skating - Men's singles
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics,1948 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal
  • Dec. at 78 (1929-2007)
    • Date Of Birth: 02-10-1929
    • Place Of Birth: Trysil,Norway,Hedmark,Earth,Europe
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Cross-Country Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's 18 km,Cross-Country Skiing at the 1956 Winter Olympics - Men's 15km
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Cross-Country, 18km,Men's Cross-Country, 15 km
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics,1956 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal
    • Date Of Birth: 03-21-1926
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Nordic Combined at the 1948 Winter Olympics - Individual,Nordic Combined at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Individual
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Nordic Combined, Individual
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1948 Winter Olympics,1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal,Silver medal
  • Hjalmar Andersen
    Dec. at 90 (1923-2013)
    • Olympic Country: Norway
    • Date Of Birth: 03-12-1923
    • Place Of Birth: Rødøy,Norway,Earth,Europe,Scandinavia
    • Olympic Sport: Speed skating
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Speed Skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's 1500m,Speed Skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's 5000m,Speed Skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's 10000m
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's 1500m,Speed skating - Men's 5000m,Men's 10000m
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Games Participant: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal
    • Olympic Country: United Kingdom
    • Date Of Birth: 09-08-1930
    • Place Of Birth: Liverpool,United Kingdom,England,Merseyside,United Kingdom
    • Olympic Sport: Figure skating
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Figure Skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics -Women's Singles,Figure Skating at the 1948 Winter Olympics - Women's Singles
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Women's Singles
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics,1948 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Games Participant: 1948 Winter Olympics,1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal,Bronze medal
  • Dec. at 80 (1929-2009)
    • Date Of Birth: 1929-01-07
    • Place Of Birth: Chicago,United States of America,Illinois,Chicagoland
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Speed skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's 500m
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's 500m
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal
    • Date Of Birth: 05-17-1920
    • Place Of Birth: Vilppula,Finland,Europe,Scandinavia,Earth
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Cross Country Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Women's 10 km
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Women's 10 km
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal
  • Dec. at 80 (1925-2006)
    • Date Of Birth: 07-25-1925
    • Place Of Birth: Sonthofen,Germany,Bavaria,Europe,Western Europe
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Alpine Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Women's Slalom,Alpine Skiing at the 1956 Winter Olympics - Women's Giant Slalom
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Women's Slalom,Women's Giant Slalom
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics,1956 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Silver medal,Gold medal
  • Dec. at 84 (1928-2012)
    • Date Of Birth: 08-27-1928
    • Place Of Birth: Lech am Arlberg,Vorarlberg,Austria
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Alpine Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's downhill,Alpine Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's Slalom Men
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Downhill,Men's Slalom
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Silver medal,Gold medal
  • Roald Aas
    Dec. at 83 (1928-2012)
    • Date Of Birth: 1928-03-25
    • Place Of Birth: Oslo,Norway,Earth,Europe,Scandinavia
    • Nationality: Norway
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Speed Skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's 1500m,Speed Skating at the 1960 Winter Olympics - Men's 1500m
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's 1500m
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics,1960 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Bronze medal,Gold medal
  • Simon Slåttvik
    Dec. at 83 (1917-2001)
    • Date Of Birth: 1917-07-24
    • Nationality: Norway
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Nordic Combined at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Individual
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Nordic Combined, Individual
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal
    • Date Of Birth: 12-11-1927
    • Place Of Birth: Oslo,Norway,Earth,Europe,Scandinavia
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Alpine Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's Slalom Men,Alpine skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's giant slalom
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Slalom,Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Silver medal,Gold medal
  • Sverre Stenersen
    Dec. at 79 (1926-2005)
    • Date Of Birth: 06-18-1926
    • Place Of Birth: Målselv,Norway,Earth,Europe,Scandinavia
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Nordic Combined at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Individual,Nordic Combined at the 1956 Winter Olympics - Individual
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Nordic Combined, Individual
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics,1956 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Bronze medal,Gold medal
    • Date Of Birth: 07-18-1935
    • Place Of Birth: Newton,United States of America,Middlesex County,Massachusetts
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Figure Skating at the 1956 Winter Olympics -Women Singles,Figure Skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics -Women's Singles
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Women's Singles
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1956 Winter Olympics,1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal,Silver medal
    • Olympic Country: Austria
    • Date Of Birth: 09-02-1927
    • Place Of Birth: Lech am Arlberg,Vorarlberg,Austria
    • Olympic Sport: Alpine skiing
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Alpine skiing at the 1948 Winter Olympics - Women's downhill,Alpine skiing at the 1948 Winter Olympics - Women's combined,Alpine skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Women's downhill
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Women's Downhill,Women's Combined
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1948 Winter Olympics,1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Games Participant: 1948 Winter Olympics,1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Silver medal,Gold medal
  • Veikko Hakulinen
    Dec. at 78 (1925-2003)
    • Date Of Birth: 01-04-1925
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Cross-Country Skiing at the 1956 Winter Olympics - Men's 30km,Cross-Country Skiing at the 1956 Winter Olympics - Men's 50km,Cross-Country Skiing at the 1960 Winter Olympics - Men's 15km,Cross-Country Skiing at the 1960 Winter Olympics - Men's 50km,Cross-Country Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's 50 km
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Cross-country, 30km,Men's Cross-country, 50km,Men's Cross-Country
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1956 Winter Olympics,1960 Winter Olympics,1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal,Silver medal,Bronze medal
  • Zeno Colò
    Dec. at 72 (1920-1993)
    • Date Of Birth: 06-30-1920
    • Place Of Birth: Abetone,Italy,Province of Pistoia,Tuscany,Earth
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Alpine Skiing at the 1952 Winter Olympics - Men's downhill
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Downhill
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1952 Winter Olympics
    • Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal