Olympics Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.

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List of Olympic athletes born in Washington, D.C., listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Washington, D.C. Olympians were born in Washington, D.C., they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. List athletes include Adrian Dantley, Charles Smith and many additional athletes as well.

This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Washington, D.C.?" and "Which Olympians were born in Washington, D.C.?"

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Haley Skarupa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
Haley Skarupa

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Adrian Dantley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.

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Charles Smith is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
Charles Smith age 49

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Desmond Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
Desmond Armstrong age 52

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John Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
John Taylor Died at 26 (1882-1908)

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Kenny Carr is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
Kenny Carr age 61

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Mark Henderson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
Mark Henderson age 47

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Melissa Belote is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.

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Michael Weiss is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
Michael Weiss age 40

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Tony Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
Tony Johnson age 76

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Katie Ledecky is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Washington, D.C.
Joe Rodano added Katie Ledecky age 20