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Bill Cooper

Full name: William Hunting "Bill" Cooper
Gender: Male
Born: August 4, 1910 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: March 28, 1968 in Orange County, California, United States
Affiliations: California Yacht Club, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Related Olympians: Cousin of Antonia Churchill; Nephew of Owen Churchill.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Bill Cooper was Owen Churchill’s nephew and began sailing aboard his yachts. He was a crew member aboard the Santa Maria in 1932. Cooper attended UCLA with John Biby and Richard Moore, graduating in 1933. An engineer, he later had a business career with Douglas Aircraft.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 21 Los Angeles Sailing Mixed 8 metres Angelita USA 1 Gold

Mixed 8 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1932 Summer 21 Los Angeles Sailing Angelita USA Final Standings 1932-08-05 8
1932 Summer 21 Los Angeles Sailing Angelita USA Race One 1932-08-05 2 2-01:09
1932 Summer 21 Los Angeles Sailing Angelita USA Race Two 1932-08-06 2 2-18:46
1932 Summer 21 Los Angeles Sailing Angelita USA Race Three 1932-08-07 2 2-03:03
1932 Summer 21 Los Angeles Sailing Angelita USA Race Four 1932-08-08 2 2-25:46
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