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Olympics 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1960 Winter Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1960 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 1960 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 is made up of a variety of athletes, including Veikko Hakulinen and Knut Johannesen.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1960 Winter Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1960 Winter Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.

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Anne Heggtveit is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anne Heggtveit Women's Slalom

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Carol Heiss is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Carol Heiss Women's Singles

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David Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
David Jenkins Figure skating - Men's singles

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Ernst Hinterseer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ernst Hinterseer Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom, Men's Slalom

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Georg Thoma is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Georg Thoma Men's Nordic Combined, Individual

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Håkon Brusveen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Håkon Brusveen Men's Cross-Country^! 15 km

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Heidi Biebl is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Heidi Biebl Women's Downhill

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Helga Haase is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Helga Haase Women's 500 m, Women's 1000m

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Helmut Recknagel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Helmut Recknagel Men's Large hill individual

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Jean Vuarnet is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Jean Vuarnet Men's Downhill

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Josef Stiegler is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Josef Stiegler Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom, Men's Slalom

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Kalevi Hämäläinen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Kalevi Hämäläinen Men's Cross-country^! 50km

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Klara Guseva is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Klara Guseva Women's 1000m

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Klas Lestander is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Klas Lestander Men's 20 km Individual

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Knut Johannesen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Knut Johannesen Speed skating - Men's 5000m, Men's 10000m

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Lidia Skoblikova is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Lidia Skoblikova Women's 1500m, Women's 3000 m, Women's 500 m

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Ljubov Kozyreva is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ljubov Kozyreva Women's 10 km

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Maria Gusakova is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Maria Gusakova Women's 10 km

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Roald Aas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Roald Aas Men's 1500m

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Roger Staub is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Roger Staub Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom

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Sixten Jernberg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Sixten Jernberg Men's Cross-country, 50km, Men's Cross-Country

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Sjoukje Dijkstra is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Sjoukje Dijkstra Women's Singles

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Tormod Knutsen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Tormod Knutsen Men's Nordic Combined^! Individual

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Veikko Hakulinen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Veikko Hakulinen Men's Cross-country, 30km, Men's Cross-country

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Viktor Kosichkin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Viktor Kosichkin Speed skating - Men's 5000m, Men's 10000m

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Yevgeny Romanovich Grishin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Yevgeny Romanovich Grishin Men's 500m, Men's 1500m

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Yvonne Rüegg is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1960 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Yvonne Rüegg Women's Giant Slalom