Iconic Images in Summer Olympics History

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  • Muhammad Ali 1996 Olympics
  • Tommie Smith and John Carlos at the 1968 Olympic Games
  • Michael Phelps Beijing Olympics
  • Michael Johnson 1996 Atlanta Olympics
  • Jesse Owens Berlin Olympics
  • Kerri Strug 1996 Atlanta Olympics
  • Greg Louganis 1988 Seoul Olympics
  • Bob Beamon 1968 Mexico Olympics
  • Magic Johnson 1992 Barcelona Olympics

Legendary Torch Bearer 

Olympic gold medalist Muhammad Ali opened the 1996 Centennial Olympic Games in Atlanta when he lit the Olympic Flame during the opening ceremony.

(Photo: Michael Cooper/Allsport)

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