Ederle, Gertrude Caroline

Born: Oct 23, 1905 AD
Died: 2003 AD, at 98 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Swimmer

1905 - Born on the 23rd of October.

1924 - She won a gold medal in Summer Olympics.

1925 - She swam a 21-mile crossing across Lower New York Bay, New York, U.S.A.

1926 - She became the first woman to swim across the English Channel.

2003 - She died on the 30th of November.

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