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Hungary Swimming at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 29, 1956
Date Finished: December 7, 1956

Events for Hungary: 13
Participants for Hungary: 16 (7 men and 9 women)
Youngest Participant for Hungary: Zsuzsa Ördög (16 years, 228 days)
Oldest Participant for Hungary: István Szivós, Sr. (36 years, 103 days)
Most Medals for Hungary (Athlete): Éva Székely and György Tumpek (1 medal)

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Men's 100 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gyula Dobay 19 Men's 100 metres Freestyle 5 h2 r2/3

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jenő Áts 20 Men's 400 metres Freestyle 4 h5 r1/2

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sándor Záborszky 21 Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle 2 h3 r1/2
György Csordás 28 Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle 5 h1 r1/2

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
László Magyar 20 Men's 100 metres Backstroke 7 h1 r2/3

Men's 200 metres Breaststroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
István Szivós, Sr. 36 Men's 200 metres Breaststroke 5 h2 r1/2

Men's 200 metres Butterfly

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
György Tumpek 27 Men's 200 metres Butterfly 3 Bronze
Jenő Áts 20 Men's 200 metres Butterfly 5 h1 r1/2

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Éva Pajor 19 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 4 h2 r1/2
Judit Temes 26 Women's 100 metres Backstroke 7 h3 r1/2

Women's 200 metres Breaststroke

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Mária Littomeritzky 29 Women's 100 metres Butterfly 4

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