Éva Novák-Gerard

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The native form of this personal name is Novák-Gerard Éva. This article uses the Western name order.
Éva Novák-Gerard
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Personal information
Full name Éva Novák-Gerard
Nationality  Hungary
Born (1930-01-08)January 8, 1930
Budapest, Hungary
Died June 30, 2005(2005-06-30) (aged 75)
Brussels, Belgium
Sport
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Freestyle and breaststroke
Club Ferencvárosi Torna Club
Budapesti Kinizsi

Éva Novák-Gerard (January 8, 1930 – June 30, 2005) is a former swimmer from Hungary, and the younger sister of Ilona Novák, who was also a famous swimmer for her native country.

She won three medals at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, after a bronze four years earlier in London.

Records
Preceded by
Netherlands Nel van Vliet
Women's 200 metres Breaststoke
world record holder (long course)

October 21, 1950 – November 13, 1956
Succeeded by
Netherlands Ada den Haan

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