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The U.S. Olympic team brings home 104 medals, the most for any participating country. The total count from the London Games: 46 gold, 29 silver, and 29 bronze. Athletes broke a number of records and recorded first-time achievements. This gallery recognizes some foreign-born U.S. medalists.

From left, United States' Francena McCorory, United States' Allyson Felix, United States' Deedee Trotter and United States' Sanya Richards-Ross celebrate winning gold in the women's 4x400-meter relay final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) (ASSOCIATED PRESS)
The USA team stands with their silver medals after a women's volleyball match at the 2012 Summer Olympics Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, in London. USA lost to Brazil 3-1. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara) (ASSOCIATED PRESS)
U.S. rowers, from left to right, Caryn Davies, Caroline Lind, Eleanor Logan, Meghan Musnicki, Taylor Ritzel, Esther Lofgren, Zsuzsanna Francia, and Erin Cafaro throw coxswain Mary Whipple into the water after winning the gold medal for the women's rowing eight in Eton Dorney, near Windsor, England, at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson) (ASSOCIATED PRESS)
United States players pose for photographs after winning the gold medal in the women's soccer final against Japan at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) (National Journal)
U.S. gymnast Danell Leyva performs on the pommel horse during the artistic gymnastics men's individual all-around competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) (ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Gold medalist Taoufik Makhloufi of Algeria celebrates with silver medalist USA's Leonel Manzano after the men's 1500-meter during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) (ASSOCIATED PRESS)
U.S. rowers, from left, Scott Gault, Charles Cole, Henrik Rummel and Glenn Ochal stroke to win a men's rowing four semifinal in Eton Dorney, near Windsor, England, at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Armando Franca) (ASSOCIATED PRESS)

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