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Youngest Olympic gold medallist - individual discipline

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  • Who: Marjorie Gestring

  • What: Youngest Olympic gold medallist - individual discipline

  • Where: Germany

The youngest individual Olympic winner was Marjorie Gestring (USA) (b. November 18, 1922), who took the springboard diving title at the age of 13 yr 268 days at the Olympic Games in Berlin on August 12, 1936.

 

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