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...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Oct 22, 2014 ... Gertrude Ederle was the first woman to swim the English Channel. Learn more at
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 ...
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Dec 1, 2003 ... Gertrude Ederle, who became first woman to swim across English Channel in
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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 ...
In her second attempt to swim across the English Channel, Gertrude Ederle
began at 7:08 a.m. at Cape Gris-Nez in France. When she emerged on the