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Biondi, Matthew Nicolas

Born: 1965 AD
Currently alive, at 50 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Athlete

1965 – Matthew Nicholas Biondi was born on the 8th of October in Palo Alto.

         – He started his aquatics career as a swimmer and water polo player in his hometown of Moraga, California.

1984 – He qualified on the U.S. 4×100 meter freestyle relay at the Los Angeles Olympics.

1985 – Biondi set the first of his twelve individual swimming world records.

1986 – He won in the World Championships.

         – He was Swimming World magazine Male Swimmer of the World.

1988 – He graduated from Berkeley with a BA degree in Political Economy of Industrialized Societies (PEIS).

         – He was awarded the Swimming World magazine Male Swimmer of the World.

1991 – He won the gold in the World Championships.

1995 – Biondi married to Kirsten and the couple had one child.

         – He was a James E. Sullivan Award Finalist.

         – He was a member of the United States Olympic Hall of Fame and the International Swimming Hall of Fame.