skip to content

Rome 1960

Image Alt Text

XAAAM007

Rome 1960-100 m Backstroke.
Image Alt Text

OLYMPIC FREESTY SWIM

30 AUG 1960: DAWN FRASER (RIGHT) OF AUSTRALIA IS CONGRATULATED IN THE WATER BY G. VON SALTZA OF THE UNITED STATES AFTER EQUALLING THE WORLD RECORD WHEN WINNING THE 100 METRES FREESTYLE SWIMMING FINAL AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES IN ROME, ITALY. FRASER's WINNING TIME WAS 61.2 SECONDS. Mandatory Credit: Allsport Hulton/Archive
Image Alt Text

YAAAN002

Rome 1960-Relais 4 x 100 m Nage Libre-VON SALTZA SusanChristina (USA) 1st.
Image Alt Text

Three Australian Swimmers

From left, Australian swimmers Ilsa Konrads, Dawn Frazer, and Lorraine Crapp smile and pose together after they were selected to compete for Australia in the 1960 Olympics in Rome, February 19, 1960. The trio made up three of the four members of Australia's Women's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay team (along with Alva Colquhoun) which took home the Silver medal. Fraser additionally took Gold in the 100m Freestyle and was on the Silver medal-winning team in the 4x100m Medley Relay. (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images)
Image Alt Text

WAAIP080

Rome 1960-FRASER Dawn (AUS) 1st.

Related Photos Galleries

More
back to top Fr