|Full name||Albina Lucy Charlotte Osipowich|
February 26, 1911|
|Died||June 6, 1964(aged 53)|
|Club||Boys' Club Auxiliary|
Albina Lucy Charlotte Osipowich Van Aken (February 26, 1911 – June 6, 1964) was an American competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder.
Osipowich represented the United States as a 17-year-old at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Individually, she won the gold medal in the women's 100-meter freestyle, and set a new world record of 1:11.0 in the event final. She won a second gold medal as a member of the first-place U.S. team in the women's 4×100-meter freestyle relay, together with American teammates Adelaide Lambert, Eleanor Garatti and Martha Norelius. The U.S. women's relay team set a new world record time of 4:47.6 in the final.
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- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Athletes, Albina Osipowich. Retrieved November 23, 2012.
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, United States Swimming at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games. Retrieved November 23, 2012.
- Albina Osipowich – Olympic athlete profile at Sports-Reference.com
- Albina Osipowich (USA) – Honor Swimmer profile at International Swimming Hall of Fame
|Women's 100-meter freestyle
world record-holder (long course)
August 25, 1929 – March 14, 1930
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