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Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans

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List of Olympic athletes born in Balkans, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Balkans 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 Balkans who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Balkans Olympians were born in Balkans, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. List features athletes like Marin Čilić, Blanka Vlašić and more!

This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Balkans?" and "Which Olympians were born in Balkans?"
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Admir Smajić is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
age 55
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Aleksandar Đurić is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Almir Velagić is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Alois Podhajsky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
Dec. at 75 (1898-1973)
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Andrija Anković is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
Andrija Anković Dec. at 43 (1937-1980)
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Andrija Delibašić is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Ante Miročević is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Anton Josipović is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Antonio Ristevski is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Billy Celeski is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
age 33
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Blagoje Vidinić is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
Dec. at 72 (1934-2006)
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Blanka Vlašić is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Bojan Kosić is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
age 28
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Boro Primorac is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
age 64
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Branko Lazarević is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Branko Stanković is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
Dec. at 81 (1921-2002)
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Cvijan Milošević is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Darko Damjanovski is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Davor Jozić is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
age 58
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Dragoljub Brnović is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Dragoslav Šekularac is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Dražen Dalipagić is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
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Dževad Šećerbegović is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
Dževad Šećerbegović age 63
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Erjon Tola is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans
Erjon Tola age 32
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Fahrudin Jusufi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Balkans