List of underwater divers

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This is a list of underwater divers whose exploits have made them notable.[1]

Pioneers of diving[edit]

Record holders for depth or cave penetration[edit]

(Scuba and surface supplied)

Notable for other reasons[edit]



  1. ^ Notability to qualify for this list is established by having, as a minimum requirement, a biographical article on English Wikipedia, in which their notability as a diver is explained.
  2. ^ Patente de invención nº 208713, Madrid 13 abril 1953
  3. ^ Vidal Sola, Clemente (3 October 1957). "Espana conquista la marca mundial de profundidad con escafandra autonoma". La Vanguardia Espanola. p. 20. Retrieved 14 April 2015. 
  4. ^ Hanauer, Eric (1994). Diving pioneers: an oral history of diving in America. San Diego: Watersport Publishing Inc. p. 33. ISBN 0-922769-43-5. Retrieved 2009-09-08.