Babe Didrikson Zaharias
1932 Los Angeles Games
Track and field
Medal count: Two golds, one silver
Didrikson Zaharias won both the 80 meter hurdles and javelin throw in 1932, adding a silver in the high jump. Outside the Olympics, she starred in basketball and on the LPGA tour, winning 41 events and 10 majors. On top of that, she faced off with men in several PGA events, competed in billiards, softball, and baseball, and performed as a singer and harmonica player.