Duncan Goodhew

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Birthday
27, 1957
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
27, 1957 (age 62)
Birthplace
England

About

British swimmer who won the gold medal in the breaststroke event at the 1980 Summer Olympics. His win made Great Britain's "100 Greatest" list of the greatest sporting moments in the nation's history.

Before Fame

He swam at North Carolina State University and competed in the bobsleigh event at the European Championships of 1981.

Trivia

He referenced in the song "Taith Duncan Goodhew" by the Welsh band Sen Segur.

Family Life

He married Anne Patterson in 1984.

Associated With

He appeared on the BBC Two series "Dave Gorman's Important Astrology Experiment."