United States Diving at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 30, 1956
Date Finished: December 7, 1956

Events for United States: 4
Participants for United States: 11 (6 men and 5 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: Barbara Gilders (19 years, 134 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: Juno Stover-Irwin (28 years, 15 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): Pat McCormick (2 medals)

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Men's Springboard

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bob Clotworthy 25 Men's Springboard 1 Gold
Don Harper 24 Men's Springboard 2 Silver
Glen Whitten 20 Men's Springboard 4

Men's Platform

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gary Tobian 21 Men's Platform 2 Silver
Dick Connor 22 Men's Platform 3 Bronze
Willie Farrell 22 Men's Platform 6

Women's Springboard

Women's Platform

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Pat McCormick 26 Women's Platform 1 Gold
Juno Stover-Irwin 28 Women's Platform 2 Silver
Paula Jean Myers-Pope 22 Women's Platform 3 Bronze

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