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Bill Darnton

Full name: William Thomas "Bill" Darnton
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: June 16, 1940 in Flint, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Bill Darnton was born in Flint, Michigan, and attended the University of Michigan. He also swam for the Detroit Athletic Club. He captained the Wolverine swim team in 1962. A distance specialist, Darnton was second in 1960 at the NCAA Meet in the 1,500 metre freestyle, and placed fourth in the 1960 AAU indoor 1,500.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 2:06.8 2:06.8 =2
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