Marian Gilman

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Marian Gilman
Personal information
Full name Marian Ulman Gilman
National team  United States
Born (1914-07-02)July 2, 1914
Berkeley, California
Died June 23, 1996(1996-06-23) (aged 81)
Yuba City, California
Sport Swimming
Strokes Backstroke
Club Neptune Beach Swim Club

Marian Ulman Gilman (July 2, 1914 – June 23, 1996), also known by her married name Marian Sharpe, was an American competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. As a 14-year-old, Gilman placed fourth in the event final of the women's 100-meter backstroke with a time of 1:24.2.

Her brother, Ralph Gilman, swam for the United States in the 1936 Summer Olympics.

External links[edit]

  • Marian Gilman – Olympic athlete profile at