Australian swimmer and six-time Olympic medalistDied when: 73 years 100 days (879 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Iain Murray Rose, AM (6 January 1939 – 15 April 2012) was an Australian swimmer, actor, sports commentator and marketing executive.He was a six-time Olympic medalist (four gold, one silver, one bronze), and at one time held the world records in the 400-metre, 800-metre, and 1500-metre freestyle (long course).
He made his Olympic debut at the 1956 Summer Olympics as a 17-year-old and won three Olympic medals, all gold.Four years later, as a 21-year-old, he won three Olympic medals (one gold, one silver, one bronze) at the 1960 Summer Olympics.
This content was extracted from Wikipedia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License