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These famous Olympians from North Carolina have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics. Most athletes never get such a prestigious opportunity. Not all these athletes took home the gold. Nevertheless, just showing up and trying brought pride to the Tar Heel State. These people took on a great honor by representing their country at the games. 

Which Olympians were born in North Carolina? From icons like Sugar Ray Leonard, Ricky Berens, and Seth Wescott to rising stars like Lowell Bailey, browse this list to find out! 

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Sugar Ray Leonard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina

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Ricky Berens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Ricky Berens age 29

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Seth Wescott is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Seth Wescott age 41

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Lowell Bailey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Lowell Bailey age 36

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Heather Bergsma is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Heather Bergsma

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Calvin Brock is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Calvin Brock age 42

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Kimani Griffin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Kimani Griffin

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Chris Paul is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Chris Paul age 33

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Anne Henning is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Anne Henning age 62

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Walt Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Walt Bellamy Died at 74 (1939-2013)

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Walter Davis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Walter Davis age 63

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Bershawn Jackson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina

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Bobby Jones is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Bobby Jones age 66

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Caroline Lind is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Caroline Lind age 35

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Dennis Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina

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Don Schollander is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina

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Dremiel Byers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Dremiel Byers age 41

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Eddie Pope is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Eddie Pope age 44

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Floyd Patterson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Floyd Patterson Died at 71 (1935-2006)

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Heather Corrie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina

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Jeff Galloway is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Jeff Galloway age 72

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Joey Cheek is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Joey Cheek age 38

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Kim Graham is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Kim Graham age 46

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Michael Anti is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Michael Anti age 53

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Phil Ford is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Phil Ford age 61

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Tommy Burleson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina

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Travis Padgett is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
Travis Padgett age 31

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abby blackwell is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
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Addison Russell is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in North Carolina
1525369198539 added Addison Russell age 24