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Marian Gilman

Full name: Marian Ulmer Gilman (-Sharpe)
Gender: Female
Born: July 2, 1914 in Berkeley, California, United States
Died: June 23, 1996 in Yuba City, California, United States
Affiliations: Neptune Beach Swim Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Related Olympians: Sister of Ralph Gilman.


Marian Gilman just missed a medal in the 100 backstroke at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics, finishing fourth. She was third at the 1928 US Olympic Trials, swimming for the Neptune Beach Swim Club. Gilman later became Marian Sharpe and worked as a telephone operator. She was the sister of [Ralph Gilman], who swam at the 1936 Olympics.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 13 Amsterdam Swimming Women's 100 metres Backstroke United States USA 4

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 13 Amsterdam Swimming United States Final 4 1:24.2
1928 Summer 13 Amsterdam Swimming United States Round One Heat One 2 Q 1:24.0
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