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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. On 6 August 1926, she beca...

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.

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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 ...

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 ...

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

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Dec 1, 2003 ... Gertrude Ederle, who became first woman to swim across English Channel in 1926, dies at age 98; photos (M)

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

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Apr 14, 2016 ... Born in Manhattan in 1906, Gertrude Ederle first learned to swim at the age of ... Her next target was more prestigious: the English Channel.

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Apr 21, 2011 ... Gertrude Ederle First Woman to Swim the English Channel ... The Girl Who Swam the English Channel on maxTV Local on Demand - Duration: ...
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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  ...

Six Epic Swims, From the English Channel to the Gowanus Canal

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Aug 5, 2016 ... Ninety years ago, Gertrude Ederle became the first woman to swim the English Channel. Here's the scoop on her famous feat, plus a few more.

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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 - Swimmer, Athlete - Biography.com

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Oct 22, 2014 ... Gertrude Ederle was the first woman to swim the English Channel. Learn more at Biography.com.

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 ...