1 9 3 6
One-hundred and twenty-nine
Sets of Olympic medals
were at stake in 1936
Germany
Country
Berlin
City
3963
Athletes
331
3632
Olympic Medals
1896 – 2016
all
Olympic Medals
49
Participating
Countries
OWENS STUNS HITLER IN BERLIN

The Berlin Games are best remembered for the spectacular success of Jesse Owens which shattered Adolf Hitler's theories of Aryan racial superiority. The African-American sprinter and long jumper won four gold medals in the 100m, 200m, 4x100m Relay and Long Jump and is recognised as an Olympic great.

Where do
the olympic medals go?
Table

Table

  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Bronze
  • Total
  • 33 26 30 89
    01 Germany Germany
  • 24 20 12 56
    02 USA USA
  • 8 9 5 22
    03 Italy Italy
  • 6 5 9 20
    04 Sweden Sweden
  • 7 6 6 19
    05 Finland Finland
  • 7 6 6 19
    05 France France
  • 6 4 8 18
    06 Japan Japan
  • 6 4 7 17
    07 Netherlands Netherlands
  • 10 1 5 16
    08 Hungary Hungary
  • 1 9 5 15
    09 Switzerland Switzerland
  • 4 7 3 14
    10 Great Britain Great Britain
  • 4 6 3 13
    11 Austria Austria
  • 1 3 5 9
    12 Canada Canada
  • 3 5 0 8
    13 Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
  • 2 2 3 7
    14 Argentina Argentina
  • 2 2 3 7
    14 Estonia Estonia
  • 1 3 2 6
    15 Norway Norway
  • 0 3 3 6
    15 Poland Poland
  • 2 1 2 5
    16 Egypt Egypt
  • 0 2 3 5
    16 Denmark Denmark
  • 0 0 3 3
    17 Mexico Mexico
  • 1 0 1 2
    18 Turkey Turkey
  • 0 1 1 2
    18 Latvia Latvia
  • 0 0 2 2
    18 Belgium Belgium
  • 1 0 0 1
    19 India India
  • 1 0 0 1
    19 New Zealand New Zealand
  • 0 1 0 1
    19 Romania Romania
  • 0 1 0 1
    19 South Africa South Africa
  • 0 1 0 1
    19 Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
  • 0 0 1 1
    19 Australia Australia
  • 0 0 1 1
    19 Philippines Philippines
  • 0 0 1 1
    19 Portugal Portugal
  • 0 0 0 0
    20 Afghanistan Afghanistan
  • 0 0 0 0
    20 Brazil Brazil
  • 0 0 0 0
    20 Chile Chile
  • 0 0 0 0
    20 Greece Greece
  • 0 0 0 0
    20 Luxembourg Luxembourg
  • 0 0 0 0
    20 Peru Peru
  • 0 0 0 0
    20 Uruguay Uruguay
map
129 Sets of Olympic medals
were at stake in 1936
25-30 medals
15-24 medals
10-14 medals
6-9 medals
3-5 medals
1-2 medals

map

  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Bronze
  • Total