Namesakes

Olympic Medalists: 3 silver, 1 gold
(gold) Roswitha Esser   1964; 1968   canoe sprint  
(silver) Roswitha Krause   1968   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Roswitha Beier   1972   swimming - 100 m butterfly; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(silver) Tanja Dickenscheid (a.k.a. Roswitha)   1992   field hockey