Asia Olympic Athletes Born in Asia

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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?"
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Abbas Jadidi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
age 49
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Paradorn Srichaphan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Yao Ming is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
age 37
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Abbos Atoev is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Abbos Atoev age 31
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Abdollah Movahed is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Abdullah Al-Waked is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Vassiliy Jirov is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Abdullah Zubromawi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Tzipora Obziler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Takuro Fujii is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
age 32
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Abhinav Bindra is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Wladimir Klitschko is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Adam Saitiev is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
age 40
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Adam Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
age 34
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Marat Safin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
age 38
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Adem Kılıççı is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Sergei Makarov is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Adolf Pekkalainen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Died at 63 (1895-1958)
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Cao Lei is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
age 34
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Aghasi Mammadov is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Bülent Eken is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
age 95
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Andrei Kirilenko is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Tomoyuki Hirase is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
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Andrey Kivilev is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Died at 30 (1973-2003)
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Aguida Amaral is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Asia
Aguida Amaral age 45