Éva Novák-Gerard

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Éva Novák-Gerard
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Personal information
Full nameÉva Novák-Gerard
Nationality Hungary
Born(1930-01-08)8 January 1930
Budapest, Hungary
Died30 June 2005(2005-06-30) (aged 75)
Brussels, Belgium
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesFreestyle and breaststroke
ClubFerencvárosi Torna Club
Budapesti Kinizsi

Éva Novák-Gerard (8 January 1930 – 30 June 2005) was a 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 Breaststroke
world record holder (long course)

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

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