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Summer Olympics Site - 1936

Berlin - Germany

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Summer Olympics Site - 1912

Stockholm - Sweden

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Winter Olympics Site - 2002

Salt Lake City - Utah

4

Light Heavyweight boxing gold medalist - 1960

Cassius Clay

5

The Iron Horse

Lou Gehrig

6

Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1976

Dorothy Hamill

7

Female Iditirod winner four times

Susan Butcher

8

Notre Dame football coach - 1918-31

Knute Rockne

9

Decathlon gold medalist - 1996

Dan O'Brien

10

American male speed skater with five gold medals

Eric Heiden

11

Where is the skiing hall of fame?

Vail CO

12

Winter Olympics Site - 1984

Sarajevo - Yugoslavia

13

College Football player to win two Heisman trophies

Archie Griffin

14

The splendid Splinter

Ted Williams

15

Home to the Cotton Bowl

Dallas TX

16

Where is the College Football hall of fame?

South Bend IN

17

Summer Olympics Site - 1996

Atlanta - Georgia

18

Tennis: Male with most grand slam wins (tied)

Roy Emerson; Pete Sampras (12)

19

Only undefeated heavyweight champion

Rocky Marciano (49-0)

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Summer Olympics Site - 2000

Sydney Australia

21

American female speed skater with five gold medals

Bonnie Blair

22

Summer Olympics Site - 1908

London - England

23

Home to the Liberty Bowl

Memphis TN

24

"Flying Finn" who won gold in three Olympics

Paavo Nurmi

25

The house that Ruth built

Yankee Stadium

26

Native American sprinting star - 1912

Jim Thorpe

27

Summer Olympics Site - 1952

Helskinki - Finland

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Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1998

Tara Lipinski

29

Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1960

Carol Heiss

30

Tennis: player with most Wimbledon singles titles

Martina Navratilova (9)

31

Male Figure Skating gold medalist - 1948 - 1952

Dick Button

32

Last bare-knuckle heavyweight champion

John L. Sullivan

33

Home to the Rose Bowl

Pasadena CA

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Home to the Sun Bowl

El Paso TX

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Summer Olympics Site - 1984

Los Angeles - California

36

Male Skiing gold medalist - 1968 (3 gold)

Jean-Claude Killy (France)

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Female swimming gold medalist - 1924

Gertrude Ederle

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Summer Olympics Site - 1976

Montreal - Canada

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Female Figure Skating silver medalist - 1994

Nancy Kerrigan

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Winter Olympics Site - 1998

Nagano - Japan

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Heavyweight boxing gold medalist - 1968

George Foreman

42

Decathlon gold medalist - 1968

Bill Toomey

43

Where is the Pro Basketball hall of fame?

Springfield MA

44

Daytona 500 winner seven times

Richard Petty

45

The Sultan of Swat

Babe Ruth

46

Man who won seven swimming medals - 1972

Mark Spitz

47

Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1928 - 1932 - 1936

Sonja Henie (Norway)

48

Only man to win the 200 and 400 meter races

Michael Johnson

49

Man who won the olympic marathon twice barefoot

Abebe Bikila (Ethiopia)

50

Male swimming gold medalist - 1932

Buster Crabbe

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Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1994

Oksana Baiul (Ukraine)

52

Winter Olympics Site - 1960

Squaw Valley - California

53

"Highland" game

Caber tossing

54

World's longest dog sled race

Iditirod

55

Game played with a stone and brooms

Curling

56

All time golf leading money winner

Hale Irwin

57

College basketball team with longest winning streak

UCLA (88 games)

58

Male swimming gold medalist - 1912

Duke Kahanamoku

59

Tennis: Female with most grand slam wins

Margaret Court (24)

60

Male Long Jump gold medalist - 1984 - 88 - 92 - 94

Carl Lewis

61

College basketball team with the most NCAA titles

UCLA (11)

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Summer Olympics Site - 1964

Tokyo - Japan

63

Where is the major league baseball hall of fame?

Cooperstown NY

64

Winter Olympics Site - 1928

St. Moritz - Switzerland

65

Player on three Brazil World cup teams

Pele

66

Golfer with most major tournament wins

Jack Nicklaus (18)

67

Player banned for Chicago "Black Sox" scandal - 1919

"Shoeless" Joe Jackson - (and seven others)

68

American woman who won 3 track golds - 1960

Wilma Rudolph

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Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1956

Tenley Albright

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Middleweight boxing gold medalist - 1976

Michael Spinks

71

The Big O

Oscar Robertson

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Decathlon gold medalist - 1960

Rafer Johnson

73

Summer Olympics Site - 1928

Amsterdam - Netherlands

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Winter Olympics Site - 1956

Contina d'Ampezzo - Italy

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Male swimming gold medalist - 1968 (2 gold)

Mark Spitz

76

Summer Olympics Site - 1924

Paris - France

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Indianapolis 500 winner four times

A.J. Foyt - Jr; Al Unser - Sr. and Rick Mears

78

Tennis: Youngest female Wimbledon champion

Martina Hingis (15 years)

79

Winter Olympics Site - 1952

Oslo - Norway

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Male Skiing gold medalist - 1984

Phil Mahre

81

Winter Olympics Site - 1936

Garmish-Partenkirchen - Germany

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Male Pole Vault gold medalist - 1968

Bob Seagren

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Male Marathon gold medalist - 1972

Frank Shorter

84

Male swimming gold medalist - 1924 - 1928

Johnny Weissmuller

85

American Sprinter who embarrassed Hitler - 1936

Jesse Owens

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Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1992

Kristi Yamaguchi

87

Tennis: first female to win the grand slam

Maureen Connolly

88

Summer Olympics Site - 1896

Athens - Greece

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The Say Hey Kid

Willie Mays

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Years Olympics were cancelled due to war

1916 - 1940 - 1944

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Middleweight boxing gold medalist - 1952

Floyd Patterson

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Fighters in the "Rumble in the Jungle" (Kinshasha - Zaire)

Ali and Frazier

93

Summer Olympics Site - 1980

Moscow - USSR

94

Man who won five swimming medals - 1988

Matt Biondi

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Summer Olympics Site - 1968

Mexico City - Mexico

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Tennis: only player to win Grand Slam twice

Rod Laver

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Male Skiing gold medalist - 1992

Tommy Moe

98

Summer Olympics Site - 1988

Seoul - South Korea

99

Where is the Figure Skating hall of fame?

Colorado Springs CO

100

Winter Olympics Site - 1992

Albertville - France

101

Winter Olympics Site - 1972

Sapporo - Japan

102

Female Javelin gold medalist - 1932

Babe Didrikson

103

Most professional knockouts

Archie Moore (129)

104

College Football team with longest winning streak

Oklahoma (47 games)

105

Summer Olympics Site - 1920

Antwerp - Belgium

106

Mr. October

Reggie Jackson

107

Tennis: Youngest male Wimbledon champion

Boris Becker (17 years)

108

College basketball team with the second most NCAA titles

kentucky

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Brazilian-American soccer player

Pele

110

The Louisville Lip

Muhammed Ali

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Summer Olympics Site - 1904

St. Louis - Missouri

112

Man who broke long jump record by two feet - 1968

Bob Beamon

113

Decathlon gold medalist 1976

Bruce Jenner

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Discus gold medalist 1956 - 60 - 64 - 68.

Al Oerter

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Winter Olympics Site - 1980

Lake Placid - New York

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Summer Olympics Site - 1956

Melbourne - Australia

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Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1968

Peggy Flemming

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American skiing twin brothers who won gold and silver in the same event - 1984

Phil and Steve Mahre

119

Summer Olympics Site - 2004

Athens - Greece

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College Football award for best player

Heisman Trophy

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Female Skiing gold medalist - 1998

Picabo Street

122

College basketball all-time leading scorer

"Pistol" Pete Maravich

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Longest reign as heavyweight champion

Joe Louis (11 years)

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Decathlon gold medalist - 1948 - 1952

Bob Matthias

125

Crazy Legs

Elroy Hirsch

126

Winter Olympics Site - 1924

Chamonix - France

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Mike Tyson's promoter

Don King

128

The Brown Bomber

Joe Louis

129

Winter Olympics Site - 1968

Grenoble - France

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Male Pole Vault gold medalist - 1952 - 1956

Bob Richards

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Male Long Jump gold medalist - 1968

Bob Beamon

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Male swimming gold medalist - 1972 (7 gold)

Mark Spitz

133

Male swimming star - 1924

Johnny Weissmuller

134

The Georgia Peach

Ty Cobb

135

Greco-Roman wrestling gold medalist - 2000

Rulon Gardner

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Male Speed Skating gold medalist - 1980 (5 gold)

Eric Heiden

137

Winter Olympics Site - 1964

Innsbruck - Austria

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First golfer to win 1 Million

Arnold Palmer (1963)

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Home to the Sugar Bowl

New Orleans LA

140

Where is the Pro Football hall of fame?

Canton OH

141

Male Marathon gold medalist - 1960 - 1964

Abebe Bikila (Ethiopia - ran barefoot)

142

Fighters in the "Thrilla' in Manila"

Ali and Foreman

143

First man to run the mile in under four minutes - 1954.

Roger Bannister

144

Winter Olympics Site - 1988

Calgary - Canada

145

Federation International de Football's championship

World Cup

146

Cassius Clay defeated him to win the heavyweight title

Sonny Liston

147

The Wizard of Westwood

John Wooden

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Heavyweight boxing gold medalist - 1964

Joe Frazier

149

Summer Olympics Site - 1948

London - England

150

Tennis: first female to make over 100 Thousand

Billie Jean King (1971)

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Italian skier nicknamed La Bomba

Alberto Tomba

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Decathlon gold medalist - 1912

Jim Thorpe

153

Where is the pro hockey hall of fame?

Toronto Ontario

154

English racket sport

Squash

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The Big Train

Walter Johnson

156

Summer Olympics Site - 1960

Rome - Italy

157

Colleges of the first intercollegiate football game

Princeton and Rutgers (1869)

158

Youngest Masters winner

Tiger Woods

159

The Duke of Flatbush

Duke Snider

160

Home to the Fiesta Bowl

Tempe AZ

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Male Figure Skating gold medalist - 1984

Scott Hamilton

162

Basketball Inventor

Dr. James A. Naismith

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Summer Olympics Site - 1932

Los Angeles - California

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The Golden Jet

Bobby Hull

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Winter Olympics Site - 1994

Lillehammer - Norway

166

Modern Olympics founder

Baron Pierre de Coubertin

167

Where is the Tennis hall of fame?

Newport RI

168

Winter Olympics Site - 1948

St. Moritz - Switzerland

169

Rocket

Rod Laver - Maurice Richard - Roger Clemens

170

Where is the Bowling hall of fame?

St. Louis MO

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Home to the Orange Bowl

Miami FL

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The Manassa Mauler

Jack Dempsey

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Female Marathon gold medalist - 1984

Joan Benoit

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First high schooler to run the mile in under four minutes.

Jim Ryan

175

1927 Yankees Lineup

Murderer's Row

176

She won first Olympic women's marathon

Joan Benoit

177

Ice Man

George Gervin

178

Tennis: #1woman tennis player - 1991-97

Steffie Graf

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Winter Olympics Site - 1932

Lake Placid - New York

180

Dr. J

Juilus Erving

181

College Football award for best defenseman

Bronko Nagurski Award

182

Male swimming gold medalist - 1988 (5 gold)

Matt Biondi

183

Summer Olympics Site - 1972

Munich - Germany

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Summer Olympics Site - 1900

Paris - France

185

The Shark

Greg Norman

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College basketball UCLA coach for 10 championship seasons

John Wooden

187

Winter Olympics Site - 1976

Innsbruck - Austria

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Amateur boxing association for all ages

Golden Gloves

189

Golfer with most tournament wins

Sam Snead (81)

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American who won back to back decathlon titles

Bob Matthias

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Female Figure Skating gold medalist - 1984 - 1988

Katarina Witt (E. Germany)

192

The Yankee Clipper

Joe DiMaggio

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Summer Olympics Site - 1992

Barcelona - Spain

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Home to the Peach Bowl

Atlanta GA

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Female Speed Skating gold medalist - 1988 - 1992 - 1994 (5 gold)

Bonnie Blair

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Rules governing pro boxing

Marquis of Queensberry

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The Galloping Ghost

Harold (Red) Grange