Raymond Thorne

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Ray Thorne
Personal information
Full name Raymond Comstock Thorne
Nickname(s) "Ray"
National team United States
Born (1887-04-29)April 29, 1887
Chicago, Illinois
Died January 10, 1921(1921-01-10) (aged 33)
Los Angeles, California
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club Chicago Athletic Association

Raymond Comstock Thorne (April 29, 1887 – January 10, 1921) was an American competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis, Missouri.[1]

In the 1904 Olympics he won a silver medal as a member of American 4x50 yard freestyle relay team and was sixth in the 50 yards swimming.

He was born in Chicago, Illinois, and died in a car crash in Los Angeles, California.

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  1. ^ "Raymond Thorne Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 27, 2016.