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Myrtle Cook

Born: 1902 AD
Died: 1985 AD
Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Athlete

Married name McGowan


Born Toronto, Ontario


Excellent all round athelete


1928 represented Canada as one of the "Matchless 6" women in the first Olympic games to allow women to compete.

 – wins gold med in women’s 400 m relay


– she also held national and British Empire game medals


– she is a member of Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame