Olympic Champions Have A History With Hollywood

Figure-skating powerhouse Sonja Henie and champion swimmers Johnny Weissmuller and 'Buster' Crabbe achieved celebrity gold in movies and on TV.If swimmers Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Missy Franklin or gymnast Gabrielle Douglas take gold at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, they will probably end up gracing Wheaties boxes, get the chance to host"Saturday Night Live" or sign up for"Dancing With the Stars." And some may become TV sports commentators or announcers.

    January 25th On this day in history in ... John Tolos to become the first NWA International Television Tag Team Champions in Hollywood, California.
    01/25/2015 - 8:37 am | View Link
  • South Korea accept they no longer Asian Cup underdogs - Reuters India
    South Korea accept they no longer Asian Cup underdogs - Times of India
    01/25/2015 - 8:23 am | View Link
  • 100 things you should know about Australia - Adelaide Now
    50.7°C. MAJOR EVENTS Cathy Freeman lights the Olympic Flame in Sydney ... policy This was one of the lowest points in Australia’s history.
    01/25/2015 - 6:23 am | View Link
  • Medal drought for U.S. women likely won't end soon - USA Today
    Medal drought for U.S. women won't end soon - Vineland Daily Journal
    01/24/2015 - 2:31 pm | View Link
  • Stepping Up In Miami - NBA
    Deng returning home today to face Bulls - Chicago Daily Herald
    01/24/2015 - 1:40 pm | View Link
  • More
  • NMSU hosts international taekwondo conference
    LAS CRUCES >> For a group of devoted taekwondo enthusiasts at New Mexico State University, it was all about precision and improvement on Saturday — the second and final day of the
    01/24/2015 - 7:12 pm | View Link
  • This day in history: Jan. 24, 2015
    Today is Saturday, Jan. 24, the 24th day of 2015. There are 341 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 24, 1965, British statesman Winston Churchill died in London at age 90. On this date: In 1742, Charles VII was elected Holy Roman Emperor during the War of the Austrian Succession. read more
    01/24/2015 - 8:22 am | View Link
  • Today In History, Saturday, January 24
    Glance back at events on this day in history. Get the details here.
    01/24/2015 - 7:20 am | View Link
  • After winning junior skating title, Tennell hopes to repeat recent history
    GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Recent history is on Bradie Tennell’s side.
    01/23/2015 - 7:02 pm | View Link
  • Ledecky Posts Second-Fastest 800m Free in History in Austin
    Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky (Bethesda, Md.) threatened her own world record and posted the second-fastest women’s 800-meter freestyle time in history on Saturday at the Arena Pro Swim Series at Austin at the University of Texas’ Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center.
    01/20/2015 - 2:24 pm | View Link
  • More
  • UPDATED — Double trouble: Seahawks to face Patriots in Super Bowl
    There is a lot to look forward to when Wilson's Seattle Seahawks, the defending champions, take on Brady's New England ... equaling the Dallas Cowboys and Pittsburgh Steelers for most in league history. It's the sixth time in the past 14 years the Patriots ...
    01/20/2015 - 7:31 pm | View Link
  • Olympic swimmer Ashley Callus sets sights on Future Champions
    Once the cornerstone of all that was wholesome and good about Australia, swimming now seems to be mired in one controversy after another, as its former champions struggle to ... the most memorable races in swimming history, said. Teaming with Thorpe ...
    01/18/2015 - 12:09 am | View Link
  • OLYMPIC HISTORY: Food of champions
    To learn more about nutrition and its history in making Olympic champions, please visit the Lake Placid Olympic Museum on Main Street. The museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and Ironman Sunday. For more ...
    09/18/2014 - 2:51 am | View Link
  • 24 Young Boxers Etch Their Names in to the History Books as Junior Olympic National Champions
    (CHARLESTON, W. VA.) – The 43 rd edition of USA Boxing’s Junior Olympic National Championships concluded with 24 final round bouts on Saturday afternoon in Charleston, W. Va. Thirteen male and 11 female championship contests took place on the final day ...
    06/14/2014 - 7:40 am | View Link
  • Olympic champions have a history with Hollywood
    If swimmers Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Missy Franklin or gymnast Gabrielle Douglas take gold at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, they will probably end up gracing Wheaties boxes, get the chance to host"Saturday Night Live" or sign up for"Dancing With ...
    07/29/2012 - 8:25 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Special Olympics Indiana :: Revealing the Champion in All ...
    Provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
    01/25/2015 - 6:35 am | View Website
  • Olympics | Olympic Games, Medals, Results, News | IOC
    Official website of the Olympic Games Find all past and future Olympics Youth Olympics sports athletes medals results IOC news photos videos
    01/25/2015 - 4:47 am | View Website
  • Olympics
    Welcome to the Official Olympic Channel by the International Olympic Committee. Enjoy the many great moments from previous Olympic Games. Official website of...
    01/24/2015 - 3:16 am | View Website
  • Winter Olympic Games
    The Winter Olympic Games [nb 1] are a major international sporting event that occurs once every four years. Unlike the Summer Olympics, the Winter Olympics feature ...
    01/24/2015 - 2:11 am | View Website
  • Olympic Games
    The modern Olympic Games are the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the ...
    01/24/2015 - 12:38 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Entertainment News