List of Olympic athletes born in Taiwan, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Taiwan 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 Taiwan who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Taiwan Olympians were born in Taiwan, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. List features athletes like Yang Chuan-Kwang and Chi Cheng.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Taiwan?" and "Which Olympians were born in Taiwan?"