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Olympic Athletes Born in Germany

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List of Olympic athletes born in Germany, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Germany 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 Germany who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Germany Olympians were born in Germany, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. This list is made up of athletes like Dirk Nowitzki and Carlos Boozer.

This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Germany?" and "Which Olympians were born in Germany?"
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Achim Hill is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 83
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Boris Becker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 51
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Bengt Zikarsky is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
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Adam Wiercioch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
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Björn Zikarsky is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
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Adolf Hoch is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 82 (1910-1992)
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Katarina Witt is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 53
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Adolf Jäger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 55 (1889-1944)
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Manfred Schnelldorfer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
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Adolf Schmal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 47 (1872-1919)
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Adolf Seger is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 74
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Peter Hussing is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 64 (1948-2012)
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Adolf Werner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 89 (1886-1975)
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Ulrike Maisch is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 42
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Max Rudolf is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 93 (1902-1995)
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Agnieszka Wieszczek is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
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Susanne Keil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 40
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Aika Klein is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 36
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Ossi Reichert is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 81 (1925-2006)
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Aimo Heilmann is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 44
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Alan Brahmst is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 53
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Hilde Gerg is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
age 43
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Monique Garbrecht is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
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Albert Brülls is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 67 (1937-2004)
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Gerd Hornberger is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Germany
Dec. at 78 (1910-1988)