Between 1986 and 2008 the US won 2,296 medals.
The Oldest Participant in the Olympics was Oscar Swahn at 72 years, 281 days in the 1920 Olympics for Shooting.
The Youngest Participant in the Olympics was Dimtrios Loundras at 10 years 218 days in the 1896 Olympics for Gymnastics.
To Do List
☐ Must stop by Taschen store soon.
☐ Stop by Phaidon while at it.
Stanford’s Carol S. Dweck on how the two different mindsets, Fixed and Growth, pave different pathways to success and lead to a deterministic view of the world or a greater sense of free will, respectively. From Taschen’s Information Graphics.
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