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Gertrude Ederle

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Gertrude Caroline Ederle (October 23, 1905 – November 30, 2003) was an American competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record- holder in five events. In 1926, she became the fi...

Gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim English Channel ...

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On this day in History, Gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim English Channel on Aug 06, 1926. Learn more about what happened today on History.

First woman to swim the English Channel: from the archive, 7 August ...

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Aug 7, 2015 ... Miss Gertrude Ederle, a 19-year-old New York swimmer, swam the English Channel yesterday from the French coast to England. She is the first ...

Gertrude Ederle, the First Woman to Swim Across the English ...

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Gertrude Ederle, the First Woman to Swim Across the English Channel, Dies at 98. By RICHARD SEVERO. Published: December 1, 2003. Facebook; Twitter ...

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Aug 1, 2011 ... ... out to channel. SL of Miss Ederle and Ishak Ealny, Egyptian swim... ... Gertrude Ederle swims the English Channel 1926. historycomestolife.

Gertrude Ederle | American athlete | Britannica.com

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First woman to swim the English Channel and one of the best-known American sports personages of the 1920s. Ederle early became an avid swimmer. She was  ...

Gertrude Ederle, 98; First Woman to Swim Across English Channel ...

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Dec 1, 2003 ... Gertrude Ederle, who was the toast of America and Europe in 1926 when she became the first woman to swim the English Channel, died ...

The 19-year-old woman who swam the English Channel faster than ...

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Apr 14, 2016 ... The girl from New York who conquered the English Channel ... Born in Manhattan in 1906, Gertrude Ederle first learned to swim at the age of ...

Gertrude Ederle - Queen of the Channel

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"THE GREAT SWIM" Gertrude Ederle, the first woman to complete an English Channel swim, greased her body to stay warm. "The Great Swim" by Gavin ...

Sports: Breaking Records, Breaking Barriers | Gertrude Ederle ...

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Gertrude Ederle rocketed to international stardom in 1926 as the first woman to swim across the English Channel, a feat only five men had completed. On the ...

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Gertrude Ederle - Swimming, Athlete - Biography.com

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Gertrude Ederle was the first woman to swim the English Channel. Learn more at Biography.com.

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Nov 18, 2014 ... Historical footage of Trudy's Ederle's Channel swim. The song Blackbird was a hit the same year. As it is with many open water ultra endurance ...

The first woman swam the English Channel in 1926. - ReadWriteThink

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On August 6, 1926, 19-year-old Gertrude Ederle became the first woman to swim the 21 miles across the English Channel in 14 hours and 31 minutes—nearly 2 ...