The first Asian-American to win an Olympic gold medal, Lee triumphed in the 10-meter platform diving competition at the 1948 London Games and 1952 Helsinki Games.


Women’s soccer was added to the Olympic Games for the first time ever and while it was only an eight-team competition, it was a rousing success capped by the U.S. 2-1 victory over China in the gold medal game.
Led by Kerri Strug and Shannon Miller, the Magnificent Seven became the first U.S. Women's Gymnastics Team to win the team all-around gold medal in the Olympic Games.
The best basketball team ever assembled, the 1992 U.S. Men's Basketball Team had 11 future Hall of Famers and won all of its games by at least 30 points in the Barcelona 1992 Olympic Games.
With a stellar lineup, the 1984 U.S. Men's Gymnastics Team became the first American squad to win an Olympic gold medal in 80 years.
The 1980 U.S. Men's Ice Hockey Team of college players and minor leaguers pulled perhaps the biggest upset ever in Olympic Games history, pulling off the "Miracle On Ice" to win the gold medal at the Lake Placid 1980 Winter Olympic Games.


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