Athletes The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the greatest Jewish athletes in all of sports history

This list of Jewish athletes contains Hall of Fame athletes, Olympic champions, and other familiar faces. From Jewish Olympic champions like Aly Raisman (pictured), Kerri Strug, Deena Kastor, Jeremy Bloom, Helene Mayer, Sasha Cohen, Sarah Hughes, Jason Lezak, Dara Torres, and the legendary Mark Spitz to professional superstars like Ryan Braun, Gabe Kapler, Kevin Youkilis, Ian Kinsler, Jordan Farmar, Amar'e Stoudemire, Taylor Mays, Jeff Halpern and baseball legend Sandy Koufax, there is sure to be a favorite Jewish athlete on here.

The best Jewish athletes come from a variety of sports including baseball, basketball, football, swimming, gymnastics, fencing, and professional wrestling with guys like Macho Man Randy Savage and Bill Goldberg.

Who are the greatest Jewish athletes of all time? Vote below on this list of the top Jewish athletes and if you see anyone missing from the list, add them so that other sports fans and Rankers can vote on your additions!
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Sandy Koufax is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 84
2
388 106
Mark Spitz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 69
3
242 71
Hank Greenberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added Dec. at 75 (1911-1986)
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474 212
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
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244 109
Aly Raisman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 25
6
124 62
Sid Luckman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added Dec. at 82 (1916-1998)
7
116 60
Rod Carew is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
C_Moorehead added age 74
8
140 98
Dolph Schayes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 91
9
201 157
Ryan Braun is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 36
10
188 146
Kevin Youkilis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
11
188 149
Zab Judah is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 42
12
58 24
Ron Mix is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
ronmix74 added age 81

USC All-American. Nine years All-Pro Offensive Tackle. San Diego Chargers: 10 years; Oakland Raiders: 2 years.  Inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1979. International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame.

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100 66
Max Baer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added Dec. at 50 (1909-1959)
14
88 55
Al Rosen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added age 95
15
123 95
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
16
90 67
Sue Bird is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 39
17
117 97
Sasha Cohen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 35
18
103 83
Dara Torres is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 52
19
79 61
Shawn Green is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added age 47
20
116 104
Jimmie Reese is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
Dec. at 93 (1901-1994)
21
27 6
Alex Bregman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
setgdsg added age 25
22
87 74
Ian Kinsler is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 37
23
109 99
Bill Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 53
24
68 55
Lou Boudreau is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added Dec. at 84 (1917-2001)
25
22 10
Barney Ross is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
ronmix74 added Dec. at 58 (1909-1967)