Find out more about the greatest American Swimmers, including Michael Phelps, Johnny Weissmuller, Ryan Lochte, Lynne Cox and Mark Spitz.
Timothy OlyphantTimothy Olyphant
20 May 1968
Actor
Michael PhelpsMichael Phelps
30 June 1985
 

Mark SpitzMark Spitz
10 February 1950
Swimmer

Ryan LochteRyan Lochte
03 August 1984
Champion Swimmer

Katie LedeckyKatie Ledecky
17 March 1997
Swimmer

Missy FranklinMissy Franklin
10 May 1995
Olympics Gold Medalist Swimmer
Natalie CoughlinNatalie Coughlin
23 August 1982
Swimmer

Johnny WeissmullerJohnny Weissmuller
02 June 1904
Film actor, Swimmer, Actor, Water polo player,

Esther WilliamsEsther Williams
08 August 1921
American swimmer

Nathan AdrianNathan Adrian
07 December 1988
Swimmer
Duke KahanamokuDuke Kahanamoku
24 August 1890
Swimmer, Surfer, Actor, Water polo player

Diana NyadDiana Nyad
22 August 1949
Journalist, Squash player, Motivational speaker
Dara TorresDara Torres
15 April 1967
Swimmer, Model

Summer SandersSummer Sanders
13 October 1972
Swimmer, Television actor

Gertrude EderleGertrude Ederle
23 October 1905
swimmer
Lynne CoxLynne Cox
1957 AD
Swimmer

Amanda BeardAmanda Beard
29 October 1981
Swimmer, Model
Jenny ThompsonJenny Thompson
26 February 1973
Swimmer

Rebecca SoniRebecca Soni
18 March 1987
Swimmer

Jason LezakJason Lezak
12 November 1975
Swimmer
Janet EvansJanet Evans
28 August 1971
Swimmer

Matt BiondiMatt Biondi
08 October 1965
Swimmer
Allison SchmittAllison Schmitt
07 June 1990
Swimmer

Matt GreversMatt Grevers
26 March 1985
Swimmer

Cullen JonesCullen Jones
29 February 1984
Swimmer

Dana VollmerDana Vollmer
13 November 1987
Swimmer
Milorad ČavićMilorad Čavić
31 May 1984
Swimmer