Arati Saha

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Birthday
24, 1940
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Aug 23, 1994 (53)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
24, 1940
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Aug 23, 1994 (53)

About

Olympic swimmer known for being the first woman from Asia to swim across the English Channel.

Before Fame

She started swimming at age four and was eventually spotted as an up-and-coming talent by the great swimmer Sachin Nag.

Trivia

She won 22 state swimming competitions from 1945-51.

Family Life

She married Ramani Mohan Chakravarthy.

Associated With

She and Canadian swimmer Marilyn Bell are both known for swimming across the English Channel.

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