Fick in 1939
|Full name||Peter Joseph Fick|
|National team||United States|
|Born||December 12, 1913|
|Died||August 10, 1980 (aged 66)|
Miami, Florida, U.S.
|Club||New York Athletic Club|
Fick represented the United States at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany. He was the world record-holder and pre-race favorite, but finished sixth overall in the event final of the 100-meter freestyle with a time of 59.7 seconds. In 1978 he was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame.
- List of members of the International Swimming Hall of Fame
- World record progression 100 metres freestyle
- World record progression 4 × 100 metres freestyle relay
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- Peter Joseph Fick Find A Grave
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Athletes, Peter Fick. Retrieved January 30, 2013.
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Swimming at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games, Men's 100 metres Freestyle Final. Retrieved January 30, 2013.
- Peter Fick (USA) – Honor Swimmer profile at International Swimming Hall of Fame
- Kerr, Adelaide (February 27, 1942). "Busy Besses Clean up on Soap Operas". Freeport Journal-Standard. Illinois, Freeport. Wide World Features. p. 7. Retrieved December 14, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.
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