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Full name  Carin Alice Cone
Name  Carin Cone
Education  University of Houston
Strokes  Backstroke
Weight  59 kg
Sport  Swimming
Height  1.68 m
National team  United States
Role  Olympic athlete

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Born  April 18, 1940 (age 75) (1940-04-18) Huntington, New York
Olympic medals  Swimming at the 1956 Summer Olympics – Women's 100 metre backstroke

Carin Alice Cone (born April 18, 1940), also known by her married name Carin Cone Vanderbush, is an American former competition swimmer, Olympic medalist, and former world record-holder.

She competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia, where she won a silver medal in the 100-meter backstroke, having the same time (1:12.9 – new world record) as Judy Grinham who was judged as winner. She also won two gold medals at the 1959 Pan American Games in Chicago.

Cone set seven backstroke world records during her career. In 1984 she was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame.


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