Olympics Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Check out this extensive list of Olympic athletes born in Jamaica, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Jamaica 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 Jamaica who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal.

While these popular Jamaica Olympians were born in Jamaica, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. The list you're viewing is made up of athletes like Usain Bolt, Tessa Sanderson, Patrick Ewing, and many more.

If you enjoyed this list of best Olympic athletes from Jamaica, head on over and check out this list of most popular German Olympic athletes.

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Aleen Bailey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 37

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Angella Issajenko is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Arthur Wint is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
Died at 72 (1920-1992)

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Asafa Powell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 35

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Atlee Mahorn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 52

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Ben Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 56

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Bert Cameron is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 58

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Beverly McDonald is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Brigitte Foster-Hylton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Catherine Scott is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Cydonie Mothersille is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Danny McFarlane is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Davian Clarke is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 41

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Debbie-Ann Parris-Thymes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Delloreen Ennis-London is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Deon Hemmings is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 49

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Devon Morris is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 57

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Don Quarrie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 67

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Donovan Bailey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Donovan Powell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
Donovan Powell age 46

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Dwight Thomas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 37

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George Rhoden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 91

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Germaine Mason is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Grace Jackson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 56

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Greg Haughton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 44

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James Beckford is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Janelle Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Jermaine Gonzales is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Jerome Young is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
Jerome Young age 41

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Juliet Campbell is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Juliet Cuthbert is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Kerron Stewart is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Lansford Spence is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Lascelles Brown is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Lennox Miller is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
Died at 58 (1946-2004)

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Linford Christie is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Lorraine Fenton is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Mark Boswell is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 40

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Marvin Anderson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Maurice Smith is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 37

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Maurice Wignall is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Melaine Walker is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Merlene Frazer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Michael Blackwood is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Michael Frater is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Michael McDonald is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Michael Meeks is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 46

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Michelle Burgher is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Michelle Freeman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica

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Mike McCallum is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Jamaica
age 61