Olympics Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

Reference
1.9k views 373 items

List of Olympic athletes born in Asia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Asia have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics, as most athletes will never be chosen to represent their countries. These are the most prominent people from Asia who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Asia Olympians were born in Asia, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. List includes Anna Kournikova, Yao Ming, more.

This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Asia?" and "Which Olympians were born in Asia?"

1
Abbas Jadidi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Abbas Jadidi age 48

2
Paradorn Srichaphan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

3
Yao Ming is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Yao Ming age 36

4
Abbos Atoev is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Abbos Atoev age 30

5
Abdollah Movahed is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

6
Abdullah Al-Waked is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

7
Vassiliy Jirov is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

8
Abdullah Zubromawi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

9
Tzipora Obziler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

10
Takuro Fujii is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Takuro Fujii age 31

11
Abhinav Bindra is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

12
Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

13
Adam Saitiev is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Adam Saitiev age 39

14
Adam Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Adam Sinclair age 33

Which Olympic Sport Has the Most Attractive Athletes?

15
Marat Safin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Marat Safin age 37

16
Adem Kılıççı is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

17
Sergei Makarov is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

18
Adolf Pekkalainen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Adolf Pekkalainen Died at 63 (1895-1958)

19
Cao Lei is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Cao Lei age 33

20
Aghasi Mammadov is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

21
Bülent Eken is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Bülent Eken age 94

The Best Athletes of All Time

22
Andrei Kirilenko is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

23
Tomoyuki Hirase is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

24
Andrey Kivilev is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Andrey Kivilev Died at 30 (1973-2003)

25
Aguida Amaral is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Aguida Amaral age 44

26
Ahmad Mnajed is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Ahmad Mnajed age 35

27
Andrei Mezin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Andrei Mezin age 42

28
Yuji Hironaga is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Yuji Hironaga age 41

The Absolute Hottest NASCAR Wives and Girlfriends

29
Andrey Volkov is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Andrey Volkov age 30

30
Ahmad Mohammad Hasher Al Makto... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

31
Marina Avstriskaia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

32
Andrey Yurkov is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Andrey Yurkov age 33

33
Ahmad Salah Alwan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

34
Anna Bogaliy-Titovets is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

35
Nobuharu Asahara is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

The Weirdest Sports from Around the World

36
Ahmet Bilek is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Ahmet Bilek Died at 39 (1932-1971)

37
Anna Boulygina is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

38
Ahmet Kireççi is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Ahmet Kireççi Died at 65 (1914-1979)

39
Nikolai Morozov is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

40
Anna Kournikova is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

41
Viktor Ahn is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Viktor Ahn age 31

42
Anton Fokin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Anton Fokin age 34

List of Famous Geneticists

43
Ai Fukuhara is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Ai Fukuhara age 29

44
Saori Kimura is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Saori Kimura age 30

45
Anton Shipulin is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

46
Lioubov Sokolova is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

47
Ai Linuer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Ai Linuer age 37

48
Valery Muratov is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

49
Ai Ōtomo is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Ai Ōtomo age 35

50
Arsen Nersisyan is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia