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Medal Ceremony

5th August 1948: Olympic medal ceremony at the Empire Pool, Wembley. Men's Platform Diving, Bruce Harlan (USA) second congratulates Joaquin Capilla Perez (Mexico) third and Samuel Lee (USA) winner. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
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1948 Olympic Diving Champions

The winners of the 1948 Olympic Men's 10m Platform Diving competition, London, England, August 5, 1948. From left, bronze-medal winner Mexican Joaquin Capilla Perez, gold medalist American Sammy Lee, silver medal winner American Bruce Ira Harlan, and American team coach Mike Peppe. (Photo by FPG/Getty Images)
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Sammy Lee Enters The Water

American diving champion Sammy Lee enters the water, his upper body completely rigid with straining muscles, during the 1948 Olympics, London, England, August 6, 1948. (Photo by FPG/Getty Images)

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