Olympics 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners

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List of Olympic gold medal winners from the 1996 Summer Olympics, listed alphabetically with photos when available. There was a lot of intense competition at the 1996 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 1996 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. Examples of athletes on this list include Shaquille O'Neal and Kurt Angle.

This list answers the question, "Which athletes won a gold medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics?" Every historic Olympic competitor from the 1996 Summer Olympics competed bravely, but only the ones on this list were lucky enough to win a gold medal.

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Abiodun Obafemi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Abiodun Obafemi Men's football

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Ágnes Kovács is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ágnes Kovács Women's 200m breaststroke

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Aleksandr Beketov is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Aleksandr Beketov Men's Épée individual

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Aleksandra Ivošev is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Aleksandra Ivošev Women's 10m air rifle, Women's 50m rifle 3 positions

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Aleksei Aleksandrovich Petrov is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Aleksei Aleksandrovich Petrov Men's Weightlifting, Middle Heavyweight 85-94 kg, Men's Weightlifting

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Alessandra Sensini is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alessandra Sensini Women's Sailboard

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Alessandro Puccini is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alessandro Puccini Men's Foil individual

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Alexander Karelin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alexander Karelin Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Super Heavyweight 100-130 kg, Greco-Roman Wrestling Super Heavyweight 97-130 kg

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Alexander Parygin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alexander Parygin Men's Modern pentathlon

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Alexander Vladimirovich Popov is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alexander Vladimirovich Popov Men's 100m freestyle, Men's 50m freestyle

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Tande is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Tande

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Alexei Nemov is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Alexei Nemov Men's Gymnastics, individual all-round, Men's Horizontal bar

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Allen Johnson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Allen Johnson Men's Athletics, 110m hurdles

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Amanda Beard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Amanda Beard Women's 200m breaststroke, Women's 200m individual medley, Women's 100m breaststroke

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Amy Van Dyken is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Amy Van Dyken Women's 4x100m freestyle relay, Women's 100m butterfly, Women's 50m freestyle

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Ana Fernandez is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ana Fernandez Women's Volleyball

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Anatoly Khrapaty is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anatoly Khrapaty Men's Weightlifting, Middle Heavyweight 82.5-90 kg, Men's Weightlifting

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Andre Agassi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andre Agassi Men's Tennis, singles

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Andrea Benelli is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andrea Benelli Men's Skeet

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Andrea Collinelli is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andrea Collinelli Men's Track cycling, Individual Pursuit

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Andreas Wecker is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andreas Wecker Men's Horizontal bar, Men's Pommel horse, Men's Rings

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Andrei Chemerkin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andrei Chemerkin Men's Weightlifting, Super Heavyweight +108

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Andrija Gerić is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andrija Gerić Men's Volleyball

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Andrzej Wroński is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Andrzej Wroński Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Heavyweight 90-100kg

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Anky van Grunsven is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Anky van Grunsven Dressage, individual

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Antonella Bellutti is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Antonella Bellutti Women's Track Cycling, Individual Pursuit, Women's Track cycling

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Antônio Carlos Gouveia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Antônio Carlos Gouveia Men's Volleyball

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Antonio Rossi is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Antonio Rossi Men's K-2 500m (kayak double), Men's K-1 500m (kayak single)

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Ariel Hernández is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ariel Hernández Men's Boxing, Middleweight 71-75kg

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Armen Nazaryan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Armen Nazaryan Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Flyweight 48-52 kg

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Artem Khadjibekov is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Artem Khadjibekov Men's 10m air rifle

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Astrid Kumbernuss is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Astrid Kumbernuss Women's Shot put

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Attila Czene is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Attila Czene Men's 200m individual medley

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Aurélio Miguel is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Aurélio Miguel Men's Judo, 86-95kg (half heavyweighgt), Men's Judo

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Balázs Kiss is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Balázs Kiss Men's Hammer throw

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Bang Soo-hyun is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bang Soo-hyun Women's Badminton, singles

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Barbara Kendall is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Barbara Kendall Women's Sailboard

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Bart Brentjens is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bart Brentjens Men's Mountain Biking, Cross-Country

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Bas van de Goor is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bas van de Goor Men's Volleyball

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Ben Ainslie is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Ben Ainslie Open Laser Class, Finn Class

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Beth Botsford is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Beth Botsford Women's 100m backstroke

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Blyth Tait is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Blyth Tait Eventing, individual

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Bob Ctvrtlik is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bob Ctvrtlik Men's Volleyball

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Boris Kokorev is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Boris Kokorev Men's 50m pistol

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Brad Bridgewater is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Brad Bridgewater Men's 200m backstroke

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Brandi Chastain is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Brandi Chastain Women's football

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Brecht Rodenburg is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Brecht Rodenburg Men's Volleyball

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Briana Scurry is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Briana Scurry Women's football

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Brooke Bennett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Brooke Bennett Women's 400m freestyle, Women's 800m freestyle

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Bruce Baumgartner is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list 1996 Summer Olympics Gold Medal Winners
Bruce Baumgartner Men's Freestyle Wrestling, Super Heavyweight 100-130 kg, Men's Wrestling