List of Ethiopians - Athletes


  • Abebe Bikila
  • Baruch Dego
  • Benjamin Kibebe
  • Bezunesh Bekele
  • Derartu Tulu
  • Ejegayehu Dibaba
  • Genzebe Dibaba
  • Gezahegne Abera
  • Haile Gebrselassie
  • Italo Vassalo
  • Kenenisa Bekele
  • Lencho Skibba
  • Luciano Vassalo
  • Mamo Wolde
  • Mengistu Worku
  • Meseret Defar
  • Million Wolde
  • Miruts Yifter
  • Theodor Gebre Selassie
  • Tirunesh Dibaba
  • Werknesh Kidane
  • Ydnekatchew Tessema
  • Youssouf Hersi
  • Zohar Zemiro (born 1977), Israeli marathon runner

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