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Full name  Carl Joseph Robie, III
Club  Suburban Seahawks Club
Weight  73 kg
Strokes  Butterfly
Height  1.78 m

Sport  Swimming
Role  Swimmer
National team  United States
Name  Carl Robie
Education  University of Michigan
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Nickname(s)  "The Philadelphia Flyer"
Born  May 2, 1945 (1945-05-02) Darby, Pennsylvania
Died  November 30, 2011, Sarasota, Florida, United States
Olympic medals  Swimming at the 1964 Summer Olympics – Men's 200 metre butterfly
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Carl Joseph Robie III (May 12, 1945 – November 29, 2011) was an American swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder.

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At the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Robie received a silver medal for his second-place finish in the men's 200-meter butterfly. Four years later at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, he won a gold medal for winning the men's 200-meter butterfly. Robie broke the world record in men's 200-meter butterfly four times during his career, including twice on the same day in August 1962.

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Robie practiced civil trial law in Sarasota, Florida. He was inducted in the International Swimming Hall of Fame as an "Honor Swimmer" in 1976.

Robie died at the age of 66 on November 29, 2011.

References

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