The rest, as they say, is history.
Simone, 24, is the most notable name on the list after taking home four gold medals and one bronze medal during the 2016 games in Rio.
While her athleticism speaks for itself, the Texas resident confessed she struggled with after receiving rude comments about her appearance from spectators.
She was the first female American gymnast in history to win so many medals during a single Olympics.
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