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What Does 16 Years Between Olympic Gold Look Like?

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    United States' Anthony Ervin celebrates after winning the men's 50-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    Anthony Ervin won his first gold medal at the age of 19 during the 2000 Summer Olympics.

    Now, at the age of 35, he's a gold medalist again after winning the 50m freestyle Friday in Rio.

    A lot has happened in the 16 years since that first brush with gold (including acquiring a lot of tattoos).

    Here's a look at what Ervin looked like then and now.