Which Olympians have the most medals?
Most number of Olympic medals won
Legendary former American swimmer Michael Phelps is the most successful male Olympian of all time with 28 Olympic medals. Incredibly, 23 of them are gold medals, which is also the record for most Olympic golds won by a male athlete.
How old was the youngest Olympian?
The youngest winner of any medal was Dimitrios Loundras of Greece, who at age 10 in 1896 won a bronze medal in team gymnastics.
Who has won the highest gold till date?
In 1932 Summer Olympics India defeated United States 24 – 1, the largest margin of victory in Olympics history. In 1936 Summer Olympics final they defeated Germany 8 – 1, the largest margin of victory ever in an Olympic final.
Which nation won the Olympics most?
Total number of medals won in the Summer Olympics per country and by color 1896-2020. In the history of the Summer Olympics, the United States has been the most successful nation ever, with a combined total of more than 2,600 medals in 28 Olympic Games.