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
391 106
Mark Spitz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 69
3
244 73
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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476 213
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
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245 110
Aly Raisman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 25
6
126 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)
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117 61
Rod Carew is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
C_Moorehead added age 74
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203 159
Ryan Braun is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 36
9
140 100
Dolph Schayes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 91
10
188 148
Kevin Youkilis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
11
188 151
Zab Judah is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 42
12
102 66
Max Baer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added Dec. at 50 (1909-1959)
13
59 25
Ron Mix is listed (or ranked) 13 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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89 57
Al Rosen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added age 95
15
123 97
Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
16
91 68
Sue Bird is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 39
17
118 98
Sasha Cohen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 35
18
104 84
Dara Torres is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 52
19
79 63
Shawn Green is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added age 47
20
111 100
Bill Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 53
21
116 106
Jimmie Reese is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
Dec. at 93 (1901-1994)
22
87 76
Ian Kinsler is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
age 37
23
27 8
Alex Bregman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
setgdsg added age 25
24
68 57
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
52 47
Ken Holtzman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Jewish Athletes Of All Time
slaft added age 74