Michel Rousseau (swimmer)

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Michel Rousseau
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Michel Rousseau c. 1974
Personal information
Full name Michel Rousseau
Nationality France
Born (1949-06-08) 8 June 1949 (age 67)
Height 181 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 77 kg (170 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club ASPTT de Paris
CN Antibes Juan

Michel Rousseau (born 8 June 1949) is a retired French freestyle swimmer who won the 100 m event at the 1970 European Championships and placed second at the 1973 World Championships. He competed at the 1968, 1972 and 1976 Summer Olympics in eight events in total with the best result of fifth place in the 4 × 200 m freestyle relay in 1972. His daughter Magali Rousseau became an Olympic butterfly swimmer.[1]


  1. ^ "Michel Rousseau". sports-reference. Retrieved 5 May 2012.