Olympics Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma

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This is a list of Olympic athletes born in Oklahoma, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Oklahoma Olympians were born in Oklahoma, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. Athletes include everyone from Jim Thorpe to Wayman Tisdale.

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Braden Looper is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
age 43

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Chad Vaughn is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Chad Vaughn age 37

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Charles Dumas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Died at 67 (1937-2004)

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Chryste Gaines is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Chryste Gaines age 47

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Dave Roberts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Dave Roberts age 66

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Dick Cochran is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
age 79

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Jack van Bebber is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Died at 79 (1907-1986)

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Jerry Heidenreich is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Died at 52 (1950-2002)

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Jesse Mashburn is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Jesse Mashburn age 85

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Jim Thorpe is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Died at 65 (1888-1953)

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Joe-Max Moore is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
age 47

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John Godina is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
age 45

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John Smith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
age 52

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Kenny Monday is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
age 56

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Lam Jones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
age 60

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Ray Norton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
age 80

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Shane Hamman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Shane Hamman age 45

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Sol Butler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Sol Butler Died at 57 (1897-1954)

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Wayman Tisdale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oklahoma
Died at 45 (1964-2009)