List of Olympic athletes born in Dallas, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Dallas 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 Dallas who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Dallas Olympians were born in Dallas, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. Everything from Chris Bosh to Grant Hill is included on this list.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Dallas?" and "Which Olympians were born in Dallas?"