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These famous Olympians from Georgia 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. While not all the athletes listed here brought home a medal, they all made the Peach State proud just by trying. From older athletes like Ralph Metcalfe to up and coming stars like Chris Kinney, they're all here for you to browse.  

Which Olympians were born in Georgia? Read below to find out! 

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Elana Meyers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Elana Meyers Athlete, Teacher, Bobsleigher

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Chris Kinney is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Chris Kinney

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Adam Everett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Adam Everett Baseball player

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Adam Nelson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Alice Coachman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Angelo Taylor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Angelo Taylor Track and field athlete

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Antonio McKay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Brent Abernathy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Brent Abernathy Baseball player

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Anna Dogonadze is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Anna Dogonadze Teacher, Trampoline Gymnast

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Eric Shanteau is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Eric Shanteau Swimmer, Motivational speaker

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Forrest Towns is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Gwen Torrence is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Herschel Walker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Herschel Walker Athlete, American football player

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Iason Abramashvili is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Iason Abramashvili Athlete, Alpine skier

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Ashley Tappin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Ralph Metcalfe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Vincent Hancock is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Vernon Forrest is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Vernon Forrest Professional Boxer

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Colby Rasmus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Colby Rasmus Baseball player

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Cheryl Haworth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Cheryl Haworth Weightlifter

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Chaunté Lowe is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Chaunté Lowe Track and field athlete

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Aleksandr Anpilogov is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Alexandr Dokturishvili is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Antonio Pettigrew is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Arsen Mekokishvili is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Avtandil Chkuaseli is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Avtandil Gogoberidze is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Avtandil Gogoberidze

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Avtandil Koridze is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Benn Fraker is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Benn Fraker

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Carlton Bruner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Carlton Bruner Swimmer

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David Kipiani is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
David Kipiani Footballer, Football player, Manager

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David Larson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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David Tsimakuridze is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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DeLisha Milton-Jones is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
DeLisha Milton-Jones Basketball player

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Dexter Fowler is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Dexter Fowler Baseball player

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Dwight Howard is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Dwight Howard Actor, Basketball player

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Dwight Phillips is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Edith McGuire is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Elene Gedevanishvili is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Elene Gedevanishvili Athlete, Figure Skater

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Gela Ketashvili is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Georgi Kandelaki is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Georgi Kandelaki Professional Boxer

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Giorgi Gogshelidze is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Guivi Sissaouri is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Isabelle Daniels is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Isabelle Daniels

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Itoro Umoh-Coleman is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Itoro Umoh-Coleman

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Jaba Gelashvili is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Jaba Gelashvili Athlete, Alpine skier

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Jason Parker is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Jason Parker Athlete

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Josh McAdams is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Josh Wolff is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Josh Wolff Soccer Player

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Kakhi Kakhiashvili is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia