Jackie Joyner-Kersey of the United States won the gold medal at the 1988 Olympics with a jump of 7.40 meters.
According to Olympic tradition, the athletes from Greece are the first to enter the stadium and the athletes from the host country are the last to enter the stadium.
The countries entered the stadium in alphabetical order (Italian alphabetical order) with the exception of Greece--first country in as the traditional founder of the Olympic games--and Italy, the host country which came in last.
The Summer games were held in 1904 is St Louis, 1932 in Los Angeles, 1984 in Los Angeles and 1996 they were in Atlanta.
The Winter games were held in Lake Placid in 1932, Squaw Valley in 1960, Lake Placid in 1980 and Salt Lake City in 2002.
Nagano in 1998. Sapporo in 1972.