Day 6 of the London 2012 Games
Day 6 of the Games became another historic day for Team USA, winning 5 Gold medals in one day. Most notably, Gymnast Gabrielle Douglas, 16, became the first African-American woman to win Gold in both individual all-around and team competitions. Her amazing performance dominated headlines of dozens of newspapers.
Michael Phelps also won another well-earned Gold medal in the 200m individual medley. With a total of 20 medals, 16 of them Gold, Phelps is the all time title holder for most Gold medals. No other Olympian has ever even reached the double digits.
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