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Which athletes from the Lone Star State represented their country in the Olympic games? The below Texan athletes received a great honor just by qualifying for the Olympics, as most athletes never reach such professional heights. These are the most prominent people from Texas who have competed in the Olympics. While not all of them have taken home the gold, athletes like Sam McGuffie and Lance Armstrong have nevertheless brought incredible pride to their home state.

Which Olympians were born in Texas? Find out for yourself by browsing the list below! 

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Lance Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Sam McGuffie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Sam McGuffie age 28

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Justin Olsen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Justin Olsen age 30

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Jonathan Garcia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Jonathan Garcia age 31

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Bennie Brazell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Cynthia Potter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Joe DeLoach is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Joe DeLoach age 50

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Aaron Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Charles Austin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Alan Culpepper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Alan Culpepper age 45

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Babe Didrikson Zaharias is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Babe Didrikson Zaharias Died at 45 (1911-1956)

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Bobby Julich is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Bobby Julich age 46

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Brett Anderson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Brian Leetch is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Brian Leetch age 49

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Bryan Clay is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Bryan Clay age 37

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Carlette Guidry-White is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Carolyn Jones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Carolyn Jones Died at 53 (1930-1983)

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Cat Osterman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Cat Osterman age 34

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Chad Hedrick is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Chad Hedrick age 40

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Charley Paddock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Charley Paddock Died at 43 (1900-1943)

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Cheryl Dickey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Cheryl Dickey age 51

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Chris Bosh is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Chris Bosh age 33

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Chris George is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Chris George age 38

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Courtney Kupets is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Daniel McCormick is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Daniel McCormick age 29

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Darold Williamson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Darvis Patton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Darvis Patton age 40

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Dean Smith is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Dean Smith age 85

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Demond Greene is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Demond Greene age 38

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Derrick Brew is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Derrick Brew age 40

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Diana López is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Diana López age 33

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Diana Pickler is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Diana Pickler age 34

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Dominic Grazioli is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Dominic Grazioli age 51

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Dwight Jones is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Dwight Jones age 65

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Edgar Nemir is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Edgar Nemir Died at 59 (1910-1969)

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Emeka Okafor is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Emeka Okafor age 35

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Foy Draper is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Foy Draper Died at 32 (1911-1943)

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Fred Hansen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Fred Hansen age 77

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Gary Reed is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Gary Reed age 36

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Bayano Kamani is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Bayano Kamani age 37

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Geoff Gaberino is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Grant Hill is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Grant Hill age 45

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Guinn Smith is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Guinn Smith Died at 84 (1920-2004)

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Jack Davis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Jack Davis Died at 82 (1930-2012)

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Jay Arnette is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Jay Arnette age 79

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Jayson Nix is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Jayson Nix age 35

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Jeremy Wariner is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas

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Joe Caldwell is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
Joe Caldwell age 76

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John Baldwin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Texas
John Baldwin age 44