Olympic swimmers of Hungary

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  1. Zsuzsanna Jakabos
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    Zsuzsanna Jakabos

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    Zsuzsanna "Zsu" Jakabos (born 3 April 1989) is a Hungarian swimmer. She competed at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympics in seven events in total, with the best achievement of sixth place in the 4×200 m freestyle relay in 2008.


  2. Dániel Gyurta
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    Dániel Gyurta

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    Dániel Gyurta (born 4 May 1989) is a Hungarian competitive swimmer who mainly competes in the 200-metre breaststroke.


  3. Ágnes Kovács
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    Ágnes Kovács

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    Ágnes Kovács (born 13 July 1981) is an Olympic and national record holding former breaststroke swimmer from Hungary. She swam from Hungary at the 1996, 2000 and 2004 Olympics. At the 2000 Olympics, she won the Women's 200 Breaststroke.


  4. Krisztina Egerszegi
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    Krisztina Egerszegi

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    Krisztina Egerszegi (born 16 August 1974 in Budapest, Hungary) is a Hungarian former world record holding swimmer and one of the greatest Hungarian Olympic champions of the modern era. She is a three-time Olympian (1988, 1992 and 1996) and five time Olympic champion; and one of three individuals (Dawn Fraser and Michael Phelps being other two) to have ever won the same swimming event at three consecutive Summer Olympics. She is the most successful and greatest female swimmer of all-time with 5 individual Olympic gold medals and she is the first and only female swimmer who won 5 individual Olympic gold medals.


  5. László Cseh
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    László Cseh

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    László Cseh (born 3 December 1985) is a Hungarian competitive swimmer and five-time Olympic medalist. He is a 28-time European Champion.


  6. Katinka Hosszú
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    Katinka Hosszú

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    Katinka Hosszú (born 3 May 1989) is a Hungarian competitive swimmer and businesswoman. Hosszú is a five-time long-course world champion and world record holder in multiple events. She has swum at three Summer Olympics: 2004, 2008, and 2012. She currently swims for the Vasas SC, under head coach Shane Tusup. She is one of the most versatile swimmers in the world, and was nicknamed the "Iron Lady", which she has since turned into a fast growing International brand. Hosszú holds two-thirds of the Hungarian national records and is sponsored by swimsuit brand Arena, Audi, Insurance company Groupama, and Hungarian Syrup Company Piroska. She also founded and runs Toos Sports Agency (TSA) an International Sports agency and Management Company out of Budapest, Hungary.


  7. Ferenc Csik
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    Ferenc Csik

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    Ferenc Csik (12 December 1913 – 29 March 1945) was a Hungarian swimmer who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics.


  8. Tamás Darnyi
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    Tamás Darnyi

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    Tamás Darnyi (born 3 June 1967 in Budapest) is a Hungarian retired male swimmer. He is considered by many to be one of the greatest medley swimmers in history. He won four gold medals at two Olympic Games (1988 and 1992) and was unbeaten in the individual medley events from 1985 until his retirement in 1993. He is the first swimmer ever to swim the 200 m medley (long course) in less than 2 minutes.


  9. Alfréd Hajós
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    Alfréd Hajós

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    Alfréd Hajós (1 February 1878 – 12 November 1955) was a Hungarian swimmer and architect. He was the first modern Olympic swimming champion and the first Olympic champion of Hungary. No other swimmer ever won such a high fraction of all Olympic events at a single Games.


  10. András Hargitay
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    András Hargitay

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    András Hargitay (born 17 March 1956) is a retired swimmer from Hungary, who won the bronze medal in the 400 m individual medley at the 1972 Summer Olympics. He finished fourth in the same event at the 1976 and 1980 Games, missing the bronze medal by less than 0.3 seconds in both cases. In 1974, he set a new world record in the 400 m medley.


  11. Zoltán Verrasztó
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    Zoltán Verrasztó

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    Zoltán Verrasztó (born 15 March 1956 in Budapest) is a former backstroke and medley swimmer from Hungary.


  12. Eszter Dara
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    Eszter Dara

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    Eszter Dara (born May 30, 1990 in Budapest, Hungary) is a female Hungarian swimmer, who competed for her native country at the 2008 Summer Olympics.


  13. Evelyn Verrasztó
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    Evelyn Verrasztó

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    Evelyn Verrasztó (born 17 July 1989) is a Hungarian swimmer, who competed for her native country at the Summer Olympics in 2004, 2008 and 2012.


  14. Sándor Wladár
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    Sándor Wladár

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    Sándor Wladár (born 19 July 1963 in Budapest) is a Hungarian retired male swimmer. He won the gold medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow in 200 m backstroke.


  15. Béla Szabados (swimmer)
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    Béla Szabados (swimmer)

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    Béla Szabados (born February 18, 1974 in Békéscsaba) is a former freestyle swimmer from Hungary, who competed in two consecutive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1992. He studied at the University of Southern California. Szabados continues to compete as a Masters swimmer, representing West Loop Athletic Club in Chicago, IL. He has set two Illinois Masters Swimming records in the 35-39 age group.


  16. Ágnes Mutina
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    Ágnes Mutina

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    Ágnes Mutina (born April 19, 1988 in Miskolc, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén) is a female Hungarian swimmer, who twice competed for her native country at the Summer Olympics: 2004 and 2008.


  17. Éva Székely
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    Éva Székely

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    Éva Székely (born 3 April 1927) is a Hungarian swimmer. She won the gold medal at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki and the silver medal at the 1956 Summer Olympics. She held the first world record in the 400 m individual medley in 1953.


  18. Norbert Rózsa
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    Norbert Rózsa

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    Norbert Rózsa (born 9 February 1972 in Dombóvár) is a former breaststroker from Hungary, who competed at three consecutive Olympics, beginning with the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona. He won two silver medals, in the 100 m and 200 m breaststroke, and became Olympic champion in Atlanta, Georgia in the 200 m breaststroke.


  19. Andrea Gyarmati
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    Andrea Gyarmati

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    Andrea Gyarmati (born 15 April 1954 in Budapest) is a Hungarian retired female swimmer. She won two medals at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.


  20. Valéria Gyenge
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    Valéria Gyenge

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    Valéria Gyenge (born 3 April 1933) is a Hungarian swimmer who won the 400 m freestyle event at the 1952 Summer Olympics. She remained a leader in this event until 1956, but finished in a disappointing eighth place at the 1956 Olympics. In 1978, she was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame.


  21. Attila Czene
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    Attila Czene

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    Attila Czene (born 20 June 1974) is a former medley swimmer from Hungary, who won the gold medal in the 200 m individual medley at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. He competed in three consecutive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1992.


  22. Zsuzsanna Csobánki
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    Zsuzsanna Csobánki

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    Zsuzsanna Csobánki (born 28 March 1983 in Budapest) is a female Hungarian swimmer, who competed for her native country at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece.


  23. Judit Temes
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    Judit Temes

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    Judit Temes (October 10, 1930 – August 11, 2013) was a Hungarian swimmer and Olympic champion.


  24. Éva Risztov
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    Éva Risztov

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    Éva Risztov (born 30 August 1985) is a Hungarian female swimmer.


  25. József Szabó
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    József Szabó

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    József Szabo (born 31 Januaary 1956 in Dorog) is a retired Hungarian footballer who played as a centre forward.


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