Ann Govednik

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Ann Govednik
Personal information
Full name Ann Barbara Govednik
National team  United States
Born (1916-07-21)July 21, 1916
Chisholm, Minnesota
Died August 6, 1985(1985-08-06) (aged 69)
Duluth, Minnesota
Sport Swimming
Strokes Breaststroke

Ann Barbara Govednik (July 21, 1916 – August 6, 1985), also known by her married name Ann Van Steinburg, was an American competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1932 Summer Olympics and 1936 Summer Olympics. As a 16-year-old at the 1932 Olympics in Los Angeles, she finished sixth in the finals of the women's 200-meter breaststroke. Four years later at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, Germany, Govednik was eliminated in the first round of the 200-meter breaststroke.

External links[edit]

  • Ann Govednik – Olympic athlete profile at