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Forbes Norris

Full name: Forbes Holten Norris, Jr.
Gender: Male
Born: May 1, 1928 in Richmond, Virginia, United States
Died: June 18, 1993 in Mill Valley, California, United States
Affiliations: Harvard Crimson, Cambridge (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Biography

Forbes Norris swam the 1,500 freestyle at the 1948 London Olympics, placing sixth in the final. He was second in the event at the 1948 Olympic Trials, where he also swam the 400 freestyle, but did not qualify. Norris attended Harvard University, graduating in 1949.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 20 London Swimming Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle United States USA 6

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1948 Summer 20 London Swimming United States Final 6 20:18.8
1948 Summer 20 London Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 Q 20:09.3
1948 Summer 20 London Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 2 Q 20:21.0
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