Vladimir Salnikov

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Birthday
21, 1960
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
21, 1960 (age 59)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Russian swimmer who won four Olympic gold medals in the 1980s and was the first to swim under 15 minutes in the 1500-meter freestyle.

Before Fame

He joined his first swimming team when he was seven years old.

Trivia

He had his best Olympics in 1980 where he won three gold medals.

Family Life

His father was a sea captain.

Associated With

He took gold at the 1988 Olympics where diver Greg Louganis also won gold.