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  • Canada Victory

    Canada Victory

    16th August 1928: Canadian sprinter, Percy Williams (1908 - 1982) who won gold medals at 100 and 200 metres, being held aloft by his compatriots, after his victories at the Amsterdam Olympics. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
    Wednesday, August 15, 1928 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Leaping Lord

    Leaping Lord

    Lord David George Brownlow Cecil (1905 -1981), 6th Marquess of Exeter (centre) on his way to winning the Men's 400-Metre Hurdles and equalling the Olympic record of 53.4 seconds, at the Amsterdam games, 1928. For the race, Lord Burghley's mother had provided him with silk shorts to prevent chafing of the legs. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
    Saturday, December 31, 1927 11:00 PM | Photo
  • Summer Games Athens 1896 Medal

    Summer Games Athens 1896 Medal

    First place winners were awarded a silver medal, an olive branch and a diploma. Those in second place were given a bronze/cooper* medal, a branch of laurel and a diploma. The obverse side of the Athens medal has Zeus' face along with his hand holding a globe with the winged victory on it, with the inscription “ΟΛΥΜΓΙΑ". The reverse side had the Acropolis site with the inscription “ΔΙΕΘΝΕΙΣ · ΟΛΥΜΓΙΑΚΟΙ · ΑΓΩΝΕΣ ΕΝ · ΑΘΗΝΑΙΣ · 1896."
    Monday, April 6, 1896 8:27 AM | Photo
  • OLYMPIC MCTAGGART

    OLYMPIC MCTAGGART

    2 SEP 1960: DICK MCTAGGART OF GREAT BRITAIN PUTS IN A VERY POLISHED DISPLAY TO BEAT HARD HITTING BLAY OF GHANA IN THEIR FEATHER-WEIGHT COMPETTION AT THE ROME OLYMPICS. Mandatory Credit: Allsport Hulton/Archive
    Thursday, September 1, 1960 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Iolanda Balas

    Iolanda Balas

    Romanian athlete Iolanda Balas wins the gold medal in the final of the ladies high jump at the Rome Olympics, 9th September 1960. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
    Thursday, September 8, 1960 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Barefoot Olympic Gold

    Barefoot Olympic Gold

    Ethiopian runner Bikila Abebe with his gold medal after winning the marathon at the 1960 Olympics in Rome, 12th September 1960. Abdeslon Rhadi of Morocco, left, won silver and Barry Magee of New Zealand won the bronze. Abebe, one of Haile Selassie's personal bodyguards, ran the race barefoot and set an Olympic record with his victory. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
    Sunday, September 11, 1960 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill Individual

    Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill Individual

    Robert Johansson of Norway makes a jump during the Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill on Day 8 of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Alpensia Ski Jumping Center on February 17, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, Republic of Korea.
    Saturday, February 17, 2018 4:26 PM | Photo
  • Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill Individual

    Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill Individual

    Gold medalist, Kamil Stoch of Poland celebrates following the Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill on day eight of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Alpensia Ski Jumping Center on February 17, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, Republic of Korea.
    Saturday, February 17, 2018 4:44 PM | Photo
  • Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill Individual

    Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill Individual

    Robert Johansson of Norway makes a jump during the Ski Jumping - Men's Large Hill on Day 8 of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Alpensia Ski Jumping Center on February 17, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, Republic of Korea.
    Saturday, February 17, 2018 4:56 PM | Photo
  • Freestyle Skiing - Ladies’ Ski Slopestyle

    Freestyle Skiing - Ladies’ Ski Slopestyle

    Mathilde Gremaud of Switzerland wins the silver medal during the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Ski Slopestyle on Day 8 of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Pheonix Snow Park on February 17, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, Republic of Korea.
    Saturday, February 17, 2018 9:31 AM | Photo
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