1924 Paris Games, 1928 Amsterdam Games
Swimming and water polo
Medal count: Five golds, one bronze
Weissmuller swam to gold in the 100 and 400-meter freestyle races, as well as the 4x200-meter freestyle relay in 1924, on top of a bronze medal as part of the water polo team. He repeated the gold finishes in the 100 and 4x200 in 1928, then later had a successful film career, starring as Tarzan 12 times.