This Day in USA Winter Olympic History – 8 February

USA Winter Olympic Medalists on 8 February

Medalist Sport X Event Medal Date
Irving Jaffee SSK M 10K Gold 8 Feb 1932
Billy Kidd ASK M Slalom Silver 8 Feb 1964
Jimmy Heuga ASK M Slalom Bronze 8 Feb 1964
Cindy Nelson ASK W Downhill Bronze 8 Feb 1976

This Day at the Olympics

385 Olympians were born

49 Olympians died

41 Olympic events were held

 

USA Births and Death on this Day at the Olympics

Born Athlete Sport OlyYr
8 Feb 1892 Ted Conant SAI 1932
8 Feb 1903 Joe Tierney ATH 1928
8 Feb 1908 James Eagan LAX 1928
8 Feb 1921 Leo Martin BOB 1948
8 Feb 1929 Pappy Gault BOX 1948
8 Feb 1929 Louis McMillan ROW 1952
8 Feb 1930 Cathy Hardy ATH 1952
8 Feb 1931 Gene Sandvig SSK 1956
8 Feb 1936 Charles Pranke CYC 1968
8 Feb 1941 Reg Benham BOB 1964
8 Feb 1947 Ronnie Harris BOX 1964
8 Feb 1949 Scotty Allen FSK 1964
8 Feb 1951 Lynn Skrifvars SWI 1972
8 Feb 1962 Nicole Kramer SWI 1976
8 Feb 1962 Dave Stephens ATH 1988-96
8 Feb 1968 Joy Fawcett FTB 1996-04
8 Feb 1970 Alonzo Mourning BAS 2000
8 Feb 1976 Jim Parque BSB 1996
8 Feb 1978 Christa Williams SOF 1996-00
8 Feb 1989 Nick Delpopolo JUD 2012
Died Athlete Sport OlyYr
8 Feb 1956 Bill Thompson ROW 1928
8 Feb 1981 Joe Dougherty ROW 1928-36
8 Feb 1981 Jimmy Morgan BOB 1976
8 Feb 1982 Edwin Fullinwider FEN 1920-24
8 Feb 1988 Ralph Flanagan SWI 1932-36
8 Feb 1992 Tom Williams ICH 1960
8 Feb 2006 Larry Black ATH 1972
8 Feb 2006 Kurt Orban HOK 1948-56
8 Feb 2010 Jimmy Heuga ASK 1964-68
8 Feb 2013 Bill Smith SWI 1948

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