SPORTS CHART OF THE DAY: The U.S. Has More Summer Olympic Gold Medals Than Next Two Countries Combined

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The United State has won at least 20% of the available gold medals in over half of the Summer Olympics held so far. However, they have not reached that mark since the 1984 Olympiad in Los Angeles, which included a boycott by the Soviet Union.

However, if we look at the all-time list of gold medals won by country, we see that the United States still has a commanding lead…

Summer Olympics Medals

Germany includes both West Germany and East Germany. Data via

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