Sharon Stouder

1948 - 2013

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Sharon Marie Stouder (November 9, 1948 – June 23, 2013), also known by her married name Sharon Stouder Clark, was an American competition swimmer, three-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder in four events.As a 15-year-old, she won three gold medals and one silver at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. She won the women's 100-meter butterfly, and was a member of the winning U.S. teams in the women's 4×100-meter freestyle relay and the women's 4×100-meter medley relay. She also took second place in the women's 100-meter freestyle, finishing behind Australian Dawn Fraser, for a total of four medals.Stouder swam sprint butterfly and sprint freestyle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sharon Stouder has received more than 23,723 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Sharon Stouder is the 100th most popular swimmer (down from 64th in 2019), the 11,628th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,936th in 2019) and the 37th most popular American Swimmer.

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Among swimmers, Sharon Stouder ranks 100 out of 392Before her are Cathy Ferguson, Eleanor Holm, Ines Diers, Yana Klochkova, Tamás Darnyi, and Sarah Sjöström. After her are John Naber, Jörg Woithe, Allison Schmitt, Federica Pellegrini, Gemma Mengual, and Claudia Kolb.

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Among people born in 1948, Sharon Stouder ranks 575Before her are Cathy Ferguson, Tino Insana, Sue Monk Kidd, Judith Miller, Byron K. Lichtenberg, and Carol Bartz. After her are Pat Quinn, Günter Haritz, Cliff Thorburn, Georgia Engel, Jim Crawford, and Nell Carter. Among people deceased in 2013, Sharon Stouder ranks 412Before her are Allen Lanier, Oscar Hijuelos, Malachi Throne, William P. Clark Jr., Jack Clement, and Reeva Steenkamp. After her are Khady Sylla, Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi, Ilya Tsymbalar, Christian Benítez, Philippe Gaumont, and Allan Simonsen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sharon Stouder ranks 11,628 out of 15,968Before her are Vaughn Monroe (1911), Bill Davis (2000), Paul Dini (1957), André 3000 (1975), Rachael Yamagata (1977), and Kevin Rahm (1971). After her are Phil Mickelson (1970), Ashley Laurence (1966), Noname Jane (1977), Bethany Joy Lenz (1981), Marc Shaiman (1959), and John Dingell (1926).

Among SWIMMERS In United States

Among swimmers born in United States, Sharon Stouder ranks 37Before her are Charlie Hickcox (1947), Sybil Bauer (1903), Mike Troy (1940), Allen Stack (1928), Cathy Ferguson (1948), and Eleanor Holm (1913). After her are John Naber (1956), Allison Schmitt (1990), Claudia Kolb (1949), Jenny Thompson (1973), Matt Vogel (1957), and Debbie Meyer (1952).