Marie-Louise Linssen-Vaessen
Marie-Louise Jean Joséphine Linssen-Vaessen (19 March 1928 – 15 February 1993) was a freestyle swimmer from the Netherlands. She competed at the 1948 and 1952 Olympics and won one silver and two bron...
Koosje van Voorn
Koosje van Voorn, (born 15 January 1935) is a retired freestyle swimmer from the Netherlands. She competed in the 100 m and 4×100 m relay events at the 1952 Summer Olympics and won a silver medal in...
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Jack Taylor (swimmer)
Jack George Neil Taylor (January 31, 1931 – May 30, 1955) was an American competition swimmer and Olympic medalist. At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland, as a 21-year-old, he receiv...
Octávio Mobiglia
Octávio Mobiglia (April 9, 1931 – March 2015) was an Olympic breaststroke swimmer from Brazil, who participated at two Summer Olympics for his native country. He was born in Ribeirão Preto. At t...
Walter Ocampo
Walter Ocampo (27 December 1928 – 2 September 2007) was a Mexican swimmer who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics and in the 1956 Summer Olympics.
Per-Olof Östrand
Per-Olof Östrand (June 13, 1930 - October 26, 1980) was a Swedish freestyle swimmer. He was born in Hofors and died in Skärholmen.He won a bronze medal in 400 m freestyle at the 1952 Summer Olympics i...
Garrick Agnew
Sir Robert David Garrick Agnew, CBE (21 September 1930 – 3 August 1987) was an Australian competition swimmer and businessman. As a swimmer Agnew represented Australia at the 1948 and 1952 Summer Oly...
Jack Wardrop
John Caldwell "Jack" Wardrop (born 26 May 1932) is a former Scottish swimmer. Wardrop won a silver and bronze medal at the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games in Vancouver. Wardrop also compet...
Bud Spencer
Bud Spencer (born Carlo Pedersoli; 31 October 1929) is an Italian actor, filmmaker and a former professional swimmer. He is known for past roles in action-comedy films together with his long-time film...
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Pyotr Skripchenkov
Pyotr Grigoryevich Skripchenkov (Russian: Пётр Григорьевич Скрипченков; 14 February 1926 – 2010) competed in the period when butterfly was being split from breaststroke as a separate swimming styl...
Jean Boiteux
Jean Boiteux (20 June 1933 – 11 April 2010) was a French swimmer and Olympic champion. He was born in Marseilles. His mother, Bienna Pélégry, swam for France at the 1924 and 1924 Olympics. He c...
Klára Killermann
Klára Killermann (also known as Killermann-Bartos) (born June 23, 1929 in Tatabánya, died July 16, 2012) is a former breaststroke swimmer from Hungary. She first won a national championship in 1942, a...
Gisela Arendt
Gisela Jacob (née Gisela Arendt; 5 November 1918 – 18 February 1969) was a German swimmer who won three medals at the 1934 European Aquatics Championships and two medals at the 1936 Summer Olympics. S...
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Bill Woolsey
William Tripp Woolsey (born September 13, 1934) is an American former competition swimmer and Olympic champion. He represented the United States at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland, wher...
João Gonçalves Filho
João Gonçalves Filho (7 December 1934 – 27 June 2010) was a Brazilian sportsman. He competed in five Olympics. Born in São Paulo, he represented Brazil in swimming at the 1952 and 1956 Olympics ...
Peter Salmon (swimmer)
Peter A. Salmon (born August 3, 1929) is a former competitive backstroke, breaststroke and freestyle swimmer from Canada. He represented Canada at two consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1948 in...
Aldo Eminente
Aldo Eminente (born August 19, 1931) is a French swimmer and olympic medalist. He competed at the 1952 Olympic Games in Helsinki, where he received a bronze medal in 4 x 200 m freestyle relay with the...
Elenor Gordon
Helen Orr Gordon (10 May 1934 – 5 July 2014) was a Scottish swimmer, who later became known as Elenor Gordon. She was the daughter of the Hamilton Baths manager, and in 1952 won an Olympic bronze meda...
Gertrud Herrbruck
Gertrud Herrbruck (born 27 July 1926 in Pirmasens) is a retired German backstroke swimmer who won a silver medal in the 100 m backstroke at the 1950 European Aquatics Championships. She also participa...
Ragnhild Hveger
Ragnhild Tove Hveger (later Andersen, 10 December 1920 – 1 December 2011) was a swimmer from Denmark, who won the silver medal in the women's 400 m freestyle at the 1936 Summer Olympics.Fro...
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Allen Stack
Allen McIntyre Stack (January 23, 1928 – September 12, 1999) was an American competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder.Stack won the gold medal in the men's 100-mete...
Neo Chwee Kok
Neo Chwee Kok, John Paul (Chinese: 梁水国; pinyin: Liáng Shuǐguó; 31 May 1931 – 23 January 1987) was a Singaporean swimmer who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics. He was ranked third in a list ...
Della Sehorn
Idella Thrasher Sehorn (May 28, 1927 – March 14, 2001), née Idella Thrasher, was an American competition swimmer.Sehorn was born in Portland, Oregon, and she grew up in Oregon City. She began s...