Quiz: Can You Match The Decade To Its Olympic Athletes?

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How well do you really know these iconic athletes?

Quiz on various iconic Olympic athletes throughout different decades, including Mia Hamm, Carl Lewis, and more.

 Oct 24, 2017

1 of 15From what decade is this Olympic athlete?

Lindsey Vonn, an American ski racer who won Gold in downhill at the Winter Olympics in Canada
1980s
1990s
2000s

2 of 15Question 14

Kristi Yamaguchi, an American figure skater who won Gold at the Winter Olympics in France
1970s
1990s
2000s

3 of 15Question 13

Mia Hamm, an American who won her first of two Gold medals playing on the U.S. women's soccer team in this decade
1960s
1990s
1970s

4 of 15Question 12

Steffi Graff, a German tennis player who won Gold at the Seoul Olympics
2000s
1960s
1980s

5 of 15Question 11

Michael Jordan, an American basketball player who won Gold playing for the US team before going professional
1990s
2000s
1980s

6 of 15Question 10

Carl Lewis, competing in Men's Athletics, this American won his 9th Gold medal in this decade
1960s
1980s
1990s

7 of 15Question 9

Gabby Douglas, the first African American to win Gold in the individual all-around gymnastics event
1960s
1970s
2000s

8 of 15Question 8

Michael Phelps, an American swimmer who won a total of 28 medals (23 Gold)
2000s
1990s
1980s

9 of 15Question 7

Mark Spitz, an American swimmer and the first athlete to win Gold in seven out of seven events at the same Olympics
1970s
1990s
1960s

10 of 15Question 6

Bruce Jenner, an American who won the Gold medal for the men's decathlon in Montreal
2000s
1990s
1970s

11 of 15Question 5

Nadia Comaneci, a Romanian who won three Gold medals in gymnastics and the first female gymnast to score a perfect 10
1970s
1990s
1960s

12 of 15Question 4

Muhammad Ali, an American winner of the Gold medal in the lightweight-heavyweight boxing event at the Rome Olympics
2000s
1990s
1960s

13 of 15Question 3

Peggy Fleming, an American figure skater famous for winning the only U.S. Gold medal during the Grenoble Olympics
1980s
1990s
1960s

14 of 15Question 2

Mary Lou Retton, at only 16, was the first American female to win Gold in gymnastics
1980s
1970s
2000s

15 of 15Question 1

Usain Bolt, a Jamaican runner who won all 100/200 meter sprint events in the same Olympics
1980s
1960s
2000s
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