How many gold medals have Ireland won in the olympic?

Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, 8.

* Pat O'Callaghan won gold in men's hammer throw at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam and 1932 Games in Los Angeles.
* Bob Tisdell won gold in men's 400 meter hurdles at the 1932 Games in Los Angeles.
* Ronnie Delany won gold in men's 1500 meter run at the 1956 Games in Melbourne.
* Michael Carruth won gold in men's welterweight class boxing at the 1992 Games in Barcelona.
* Michelle Smith won gold in women's 400 meter freestyle, 200 meter individual medley, and 400 meter individual medley swimming at the 1996 Games in Atlanta.