5 Celebrities Whose Relatives Were Olympic Athletes
Provided By - Video Elephant on July 21, 2021
With the Olympics underway here are five celebrities that you didn't realize were related to Olympic athletes.
Actor Hugh Laurie's dad competed in the 1936 Olympic Games and 1948 Olympics in London as a rower.
Kendall and Kylie Jenner's dad Caitlyn won a gold medal in the decathlon event at the 1976 Olympics in Canada.
Queen Elizabeth II's daughter Princess Anne also competed at the Olympics in 1976, securing a place on the equestrian team.
She was the first member of the British royal family to compete at the Olympics.
She suffered a concussion during the event and did not win a medal.
Zara Tindall, Princess Anne's daughter, won a silver medal for the British equestrian team at the 2012 Olympic Games.
Former NBA star Rick Fox's mom competed at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo in the high jump and pentathlon events.