View Namesake: Marie-Louise Linssen-Vaessen


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Marie-Louise Linssen-Vaessen
GIVEN NAME(S): Marie, Louise
SURNAME(S): Linssen, Vaessen
GENDER: Female
BIRTH DATE: 1928 March 19
BIRTH PLACE: Maastricht, the Netherlands
DEATH DATE: 1993 February 15
DEATH PLACE: Horst, the Netherlands
DESCRIPTION: At the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, she placed third (and thus won the bronze medal) at the women's 100 metres freestyle event.
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Olympic Medalists
TYPE: bronze
YEAR: 1948
SPORT: Swimming
COUNTRY: Netherlands