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1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1984 Summer Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1984 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 1984 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. The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different athletes, including Greg Louganis and Carl Lewis.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1984 Summer Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.
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  • 26
    Carl Lewis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Carl Lewis

    Men's Athletics, 100m

    Date Of Birth1961-07-01

    Place Of BirthBirmingham,United States of America,Alabama,Jefferson County

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics - Men's 100 metres,Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics - Men's 200 metres,Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics - Men's Long Jump,Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's 200 metres,Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's 100 metres

    Olympic Medalist Games1988 Summer Olympics,1984 Summer Olympics,1992 Summer Olympics,1996 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

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  • 27
    Carlos Lopes is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Carlos Lopes

    Men's Marathon, Men's Athletics

    Date Of Birth1947-02-18

    Place Of BirthViseu,Portugal,Earth,Europe,Western Europe

    NationalityPortugal

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's Marathon,Athletics at the 1976 Summer Olympics - Men's 10000 metres

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics,1976 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 28
    Carolyn Waldo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Carolyn Waldo

    Women's Synchronized Swimming Solo

    Date Of Birth1964-12-11

    NationalityCanada

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSynchronized swimming at the 1988 Summer Olympics – Women's solo,Synchronized swimming at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's solo

    Olympic Medalist Games1988 Summer Olympics,1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 29
    Carrie Steinseifer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Carrie Steinseifer

    Women's 100m freestyle

    Date Of Birth1968-02-12

    Place Of BirthRedwood City,United States of America,California,San Mateo County,San Francisco Bay Area

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionSwimming at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Women's 100 metre freestyle

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 30
    Chen Weiqiang is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Chen Weiqiang

    Men's Weightlifting, Featherweight 56-60kg

    Date Of Birth1958

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWeightlifting at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's Featherweight 56-60 kg

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 31
    Chris Marlowe is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Chris Marlowe

    Men's Volleyball

    Date Of Birth1951-09-28

    Place Of BirthLos Angeles,United States of America,California

    Olympic SportVolleyball

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionVolleyball at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's volleyball

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 32
    Claudia Losch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Claudia Losch

    Women's Shot put

    Date Of Birth1960-01-10

    NationalityGermany

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Women's shot put

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 33
    Connie Carpenter-Phinney is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Connie Carpenter-Phinney

    Women's Road cycling, individual road race

    Date Of Birth1957-02-26

    Place Of BirthMadison,United States of America,Wisconsin

    Olympic SportCycling

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionCycling at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Women's individual road race

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 34
    Corneliu Ion is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Corneliu Ion

    Men's 25m rapid fire pistol

    Date Of Birth1951-06-27

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionShooting at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol,Shooting at the 1980 Summer Olympics - Men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics,1980 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonSilver medal,Gold medal

  • 35
    Craig Buck is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Craig Buck

    Men's Volleyball

    Date Of Birth1958-08-24

    Place Of BirthLos Angeles,United States of America,California

    Olympic SportVolleyball

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionVolleyball at the 1988 Summer Olympics - Men's volleyball,Volleyball at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's volleyball

    Olympic Medalist Games1988 Summer Olympics,1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1988 Summer Olympics,1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 36
    Daley Thompson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Daley Thompson

    Men's Decathlon

    Date Of Birth1958-07-30

    Place Of BirthWorcester Park,London,United Kingdom,England,Europe

    Olympic SportTrack and field athletics

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's Decathlon,Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics - Men's decathlon

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics,1980 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1980 Summer Olympics,1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 37
    Daniele Masala is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Daniele Masala

    Men's Modern pentathlon

    Date Of Birth1955-02-12

    Place Of BirthRome,Italy,Latium,Lazio,Earth

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionModern Pentathlon at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's Individual

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 38
    Darrell Pace is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Darrell Pace

    Men's Archery, individual

    Date Of Birth1956-10-23

    Place Of BirthCincinnati,United States of America,Ohio,Hamilton County

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionArchery at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's Individual,Archery at the 1976 Summer Olympics - Men's Individual

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics,1976 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 39
    Dave Saunders is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Dave Saunders

    Men's Volleyball

    Date Of Birth1960-10-19

    Place Of BirthSeattle,United States of America,Washington,King County

    Olympic SportVolleyball

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionVolleyball at the 1988 Summer Olympics - Men's volleyball,Volleyball at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's volleyball

    Olympic Medalist Games1988 Summer Olympics,1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1988 Summer Olympics,1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 40
    Dave Schultz is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Dave Schultz

    Men's freestyle Wrestling, Welterweight 68-74 kg

    Date Of Birth1959-06-06

    Place Of BirthPalo Alto,United States of America,California,Santa Clara County,San Francisco Bay Area

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWrestling at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's Freestyle Welterweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 41
    Dean Lukin is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Dean Lukin

    Men's Weightlifting, Super Heavyweight +110

    Date Of Birth1960-05-26

    NationalityAustralia

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWeightlifting at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's Super Heavyweight +110 kg

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 42
    Dietmar Mögenburg is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Dietmar Mögenburg

    Men's High jump

    Date Of Birth1961-08-15

    Place Of BirthLeverkusen,Germany,Cologne,Europe,Western Europe

    NationalityGermany

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's High Jump

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 43
    Doina Melinte is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Doina Melinte

    Women's Athletics, 800m

    Date Of Birth1956-12-27

    NationalityRomania

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Women's 800 metres,Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Women's 1500 metres

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 44
    Dragan Mladenović is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Dragan Mladenović

    Men's handball

    Date Of Birth1956-03-29

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionHandball at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's tournament

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 45
    Dragica Đurić is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Dragica Đurić

    Women's handball

    Date Of Birth1963-03-26

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionHandball at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Women's tournament

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 46
    Dusty Dvorak is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Dusty Dvorak

    Men's Volleyball

    Date Of Birth1958-07-29

    Olympic SportVolleyball

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionVolleyball at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's volleyball

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Games Participant1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 47
    Ecaterina Szabo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Ecaterina Szabo

    Women's Vault, Women's Balance Beam

    Date Of Birth1967-01-22

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionGymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's vault,Gymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's balance beam,Gymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's artistic individual all-around,Gymnastics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's floor

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal,Silver medal

  • 48
    Ed Banach is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Ed Banach

    Men's freestyle wrestling, light heavyweight 90kg

    Date Of Birth1960-02-06

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionWrestling at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's Freestyle Light heavyweight

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 49
    Edward Etzel is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Edward Etzel

    Men's 50m rifle prone

    Date Of Birth1952-12-06

    Place Of BirthUnited States of America, United States, with Territories

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionShooting at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's 50 metre rifle, prone

    Olympic Medalist Games1984 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonGold medal

  • 50
    Edwin Moses is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 1984 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

    Edwin Moses

    Men's Athletics, 400m hurdles

    Date Of Birth1955-08-31

    Place Of BirthDayton,United States of America,Ohio,Montgomery County

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Olympic Medalist Event CompetitionAthletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics - Men's 400 metre hurdles,Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics - Men's 400 metre hurdles,Athletics at the 1976 Summer Olympics - Men's 400 metre hurdles

    Olympic Medalist Games1988 Summer Olympics,1984 Summer Olympics,1976 Summer Olympics

    Olympic Medals WonBronze medal,Gold medal

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