Full name: Robert D. "Bob" Skelton
Born: June 25, 1903 in Wilmette, Illinois, United States
Died: June 25, 1977 in Houston, Texas, United States
Affiliations: Illinois Athletic Club, Chicago (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Bob Skelton, of the Illinois AC, won two indoor and two outdoor AAU titles. In 1924 he became the first American to set a world record for the 200m breaststroke.
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