Full name: Frances Clytie Rivett-Carnac (Greenstock-)
Born: 1875 in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Died: January 1, 1962 in Hampstead, Greater London, Great Britain
Country: Great Britain
Related Olympians: Wife of Charles Rivett-Carnac.
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Frances, the daughter of Canon Greenstock, was the second wife of Charles Rivett-Carnac and when she crewed aboard her husband’s Heroine in the 7-metre class at the 1908 Olympics they became the first married couple to win Olympic gold medals. Her granddaughter Cleone Patricia "Cleo" Rivett-Carnac won a bronze medal in javelin throw in the 1950 British Empire Games.
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