Herbert Taylor (swimmer)

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Herbert Taylor
Personal information
Full name George Herbert Taylor
National team  United States
Born (1892-06-07)June 7, 1892
Chicago, Illinois
Died January 16, 1965(1965-01-16) (aged 72)
Chicago, Illinois
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Breaststroke, water polo
Club Chicago Athletic Association
College team University of Wisconsin

George Herbert Taylor (June 7, 1892 – January 16, 1965) was an American competition swimmer and water polo player who represented the United States at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, Belgium.[1] Taylor swam in the preliminary heats of the men's 200-meter breaststroke and finished sixteenth overall.[1][2] He also played for the U.S. water polo team that finished sixth.[1][3]

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  1. ^ a b c Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Athletes, Herbert Taylor. Retrieved December 5, 2012.
  2. ^ Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Swimming at the 1920 Antwerp Summer Games, Men's 200 metres Breaststroke Final. Retrieved December 5, 2012.
  3. ^ Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Water Polo at the 1920 Antwerp Summer Games, Men's Water Polo. Retrieved December 5, 2012.

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