What famous athletes have worn the the number six?
Stan 'The Man' Musial.
Hall of Fame pitcher Dizzy Dean of the St. Louis Cardinals whose number is retired and current Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton, who will probably get his number retired, have worn number 17. Lance Berkman wore 17 in his legendary Houston Astros career and it will almost definitely be retired. First baseman Keith Hernandez on six of his eleven gold gloveds wearing number 17 for the New York Mets and a brief tenure with…
There were 962 metals given out for the 302 events. The number of Athletes is much higher because every athlete will get the medal on the winning team or pair. There were Bronze medals awarded to 2 individuals in 56 events and there were also 2 bronze metals upgraded to silver when there were ties for second. 302 gold metals 304 silver medals and 356 bronze medals were won by the athletes. Just in Men's…
There are actually two varieties of this coin: the "large six" and "small six", but their values are not too far off from each other. If it's really worn (details are worn nearly flat), it really doesn't have an collector's value - but if it's in reasonable condition (i.e. you can still clearly make out the date), it can retail for up for $30.
The Barbados Olympic Association sent the nation's smallest team to the Games. A total of six athletes, all men, participate only in athletics, judo, and swimming. The nation's female athletes, however, failed to compete for the first time in its history since its national debut at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. see related link
Australia has a long tradition of swimming champions. Ian Thorpe won five Olympic medals in the 2000 Olympic Games and six gold's at the 2001 World Championships. Dawn Fraser won two Olympic gold's in 1956, a gold in 1960 and a gold in 1964. There are many more Australian athletes who have excelled in the pool.
Logona Esau won the silver medal in the men's 68kg Clean and Jerk weightlifting division at the 2007 Pacific Games in Apia, Somoa. Tuvalu had six athletes participaitng at these events. Three athletes from Tuvalu participated in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing but won no medals. Tuvalu entered three athletes in the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi but won no medals.
Henry VIII is famous, for the most part, for his six wives. Henry The 8th was most notably famous for being king of England. The other reasons Henry the 8th was famous he had six wives he was also famous for his appearance which most found to be scary people did their best to avoid angering him for fear of having their heads chopped off.