Thompson Mann

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Thompson Mann
Personal information
Full name Harold Thompson Mann
Nationality  United States
Born (1942-12-01) December 1, 1942 (age 71)
Norfolk, Virginia
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Backstroke
Club North Carolina Athletic Club
College team University of North Carolina

Harold Thompson Mann (born December 1, 1942) is an American former competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder. He competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, where he received a gold medal as a member of the winning U.S. team in the men's 4x100-meter medley relay. He also broke the world record in his leg of the relay, the 100-meter backstroke.[1]

He was inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame in 1988.

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  1. ^ "1964 Summer Olympics – Tokyo, Japan – Swimming"databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 29, 2008)

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