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Greg Buckingham

Full name: Gregory Fenton "Greg" Buckingham
Gender: Male
Height: 6'3" (191 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: July 29, 1945 in Riverside, California, United States
Died: November 11, 1990
Affiliations: Santa Clara Swim Club, Santa Clara (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

In addition to his Olympic silver in 1968, Greg Buckingham placed fourth in the 400m individual medley (IM). Buckingham attended Stanford and won one NCAA championships and four AAU titles in both the freestyle and IM events.

Buckingham died of a heart attack in 1990. He was the brother of Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Swimming Men's 200 metres Individual Medley United States USA 2 Silver
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Swimming Men's 400 metres Individual Medley United States USA 4

Men's 200 metres Individual Medley

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 2 2:13.0
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Six 1 QU 2:15.6

Men's 400 metres Individual Medley

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 4 4:51.4
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Two 1 QU 4:57.3