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This Day in Georgia History

August 01, 1996

Olympics Day 14

This was the fourteenth day of the 1996 Summer Olympics - and day 13 of Olympic competition. On this day, U.S. gold medal winners were Derrick Adkins in men’s 400-meter hurdles, Justin Huish in men’s individual archery, Michael Johnson in men’s 200 meters, Dan O’Brien in men’s decathlon, and Tom Brands in men’s featherweight freestyle wrestling. Also on this day, the final round of women’s soccer was played in Sanford Stadium on the University of Georgia campus in Athens, with the U.S. defeating China for the gold medal.

To view an image from the 1996 Olympic Games, see the Digital Library of Georgia.
Image of Olympics Day 14 View large image
Source: Photo: Ed Jackson