Olympics 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1972 Winter Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1972 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 1972 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. This list includes Ondrej Nepela, Dianne Holum and more.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1972 Winter Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1972 Winter Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.

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Anna-Maria Müller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anna-Maria Müller Women's Singles

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Anne Henning is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anne Henning Women's 500 m, Women's 1000m

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Annemarie Moser-Pröll is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Annemarie Moser-Pröll Women's Downhill, Women's Giant Slalom

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Ard Schenk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ard Schenk Speed skating - Men's 5000m, Men's 10000m, Men's 1500m

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Barbara Cochran is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Barbara Cochran Women's Slalom

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Bernhard Russi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bernhard Russi Men's Downhill

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Dianne Holum is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Dianne Holum Women's 3000 m, Women's 1000m, Women's 500 m

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Erhard Keller is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Erhard Keller Men's 500m

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Francisco Fernández-Ochoa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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Galina Kulakova is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Galina Kulakova Women's 5km, Women's 10 km

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Gustav Thöni is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Gustav Thöni Men's Slalom, Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom

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Ivar Formo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ivar Formo Men's Cross-country, 50km, Men's Cross-Country

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Kees Verkerk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Kees Verkerk Men's 1500m, Speed skating - Men's 5000m, Men's 10000m

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Lyudmila Titova is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Lyudmila Titova Women's 500 m, Women's 1000m

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Magnar Solberg is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Magnar Solberg Men's 20 km Individual

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Margit Schumann is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Margit Schumann Women's Singles

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Marie-Theres Nadig is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Marie-Theres Nadig Women's Downhill, Women's Giant Slalom

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Monika Pflug is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Monika Pflug Women's 1000m

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Ondrej Nepela is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ondrej Nepela Figure skating - Men's singles

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Pål Tyldum is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Pål Tyldum Men's Cross-country^! 30km, Men's Cross-country^! 50km

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Sten Stensen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Sten Stensen Speed skating - Men's 5000m, Men's 10000m

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Stien Kaiser is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Stien Kaiser Women's 1500m, Women's 3000 m

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Sven-Åke Lundbäck is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Sven-Åke Lundbäck Men's Cross-Country^! 15 km

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Trixi Schuba is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Trixi Schuba Women's Singles

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Ulrich Wehling is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ulrich Wehling Men's Nordic Combined^! Individual

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Vyacheslav Vedenin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Vyacheslav Vedenin Men's Cross-country^! 50km, Men's Cross-country^! 30km

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Wojciech Fortuna is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Wojciech Fortuna Men's Large hill individual

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Wolfgang Scheidel is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Wolfgang Scheidel Men's Singles

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Yukio Kasaya is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 1972 Winter Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Yukio Kasaya