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Kathy Ellis

Full name: Kathleen "Kathy" Ellis (-Landgraf, -Greer)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'7" (169 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: November 28, 1946 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Affiliations: Riviera Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 2 Gold, 2 Bronze (4 Total)

Biography

Kathy Ellis swam in four events at the 1964 Olympics and won a medal in each. She won a gold and a share of the world record in both relays and her two bronze medals came in individual events. In the 100m freestyle she was only the seventh fastest qualifier, but still took third place from an outside lane.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 Bronze
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming Women's 100 metres Butterfly United States USA 3 Bronze
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States Final 3 1:00.8
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 QU 1:02.5
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States Round One Heat One 1 QU 1:01.5

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States USA Final 1 WR 4:03.8 1:01.0 4:03.8

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States Final 3 1:06.0
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 1:07.2
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States Round One Heat One 1 QU/OR 1:07.8

Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States USA Final 1 WR 4:33.9 1:00.9 4:33.9