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Jeanne Wilson

Full name: Jeanne Elizabeth Wilson (-Vaughan)
Gender: Female
Born: February 18, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Lake Shore AC, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming


Jeanne Wilson swam the 200 breaststroke at the 1948 London Olympics, but did not past the first round. She competed for the Lake Shore Athletic Club of Chicago. Wilson attended Purdue University, graduating in 1948. She was US Champion in the 200 breast in 1948. She later married and became Jeanne Vaughn. Her daughter, also Jeanne Vaughan, swam at the University of Alabama, and her granddaughter, Jeanne Walker, became a top age-group swimmer.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 22 London Swimming Women's 200 metres Breaststroke United States USA 7 h1 r1/3

Women's 200 metres Breaststroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1948 Summer 22 London Swimming United States Round One Heat One 7 3:18.3
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