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Mark Spitz

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Birthday
10, 1950
Birthplace
Modesto, CA
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
10, 1950 (age 69)
Birthplace
Modesto, CA

About

American swimmer who won seven gold medals in the 1972 Munich Olympics, which has only been surpassed by Michael Phelps.

Before Fame

He held 17 national age group records by the time he was 10 years old.

Trivia

From 1968 to 1972, he set 33 world records.

Family Life

He had two sons, Matthew and Justin, with his wife Suzy whom he married in May 1973.

Associated With

Larry Buster Crabbe was also a famous California-born Olympic level swimmer.