These athletes have made history in the Olympic events. Although we may not see all of them at the Summer Olympics in Rio 2016, It’s certainly nice to check out these Olympic Gold medalists then and now.
1. Nadia Comaneci – Gymnastics
Nadia Comaneci is the first female gymnast to score a perfect 10 and is the winner of 5 gold Olympic medals, 3 of which she won at age 14 in 1976 at the Montreal Olympics. Today, she’s an author and activist, working with several charitable organizations.