Number of glod medals won at the Olympic Games 1896-2016, by athlete

This statistic shows the athletes with the number of Summer Olympic victories since the start of the Olympic Games from 1896 to 2016. Michael Phelps, the legendary American swimmer, won 23 gold medals across four Olympic Games between 2004 and 2016.

Athletes with the most gold medals won at Summer Olympic Games from 1896 to 2016

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Release date

April 2017

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

1896 to 2016

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Statistics on "History of the Summer Olympics"

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