Female Divers

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Pandelela Rinong
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Birthdate: March 2, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bau, Sarawak, Malaysia

Two-time Olympic medalist Pandelela Rinong was scouted for state diving at the age of 7. Born into a modest family of a contractor, she initially dreamed of becoming an air stewardess and of traveling the world. She scripted history as the first Malaysian female to win an Olympic medal.

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Jennifer Abel
(Competitive diver)
Jennifer Abel
2
Birthdate: August 23, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
 3 
Vicki Draves
(Olympic Athlete)
Vicki Draves
2
Birthdate: December 31, 1924
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: April 11, 2010
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Audrey Mestre
(Freediver)
Audrey Mestre
2
Birthdate: August 11, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Île-de-France, France
Died: October 12, 2002
Andrea Spendolini-Sirieix
2
Birthdate: September 11, 2004
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: England
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Grace Reid
(Competitive diver)
Grace Reid
2
Birthdate: May 9, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
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Pauline Ducruet
(Diver, Second child of Princess Stéphanie of Monaco)
Pauline Ducruet
2
Birthdate: May 4, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: La Colle, Monaco
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Nur Dhabitah Sabri
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Birthdate: July 12, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Nur Dhabitah Sabri is a Malaysian professional diver best known for winning three bronze medals at the Commonwealth Games, including two medals at the 2018 Games in Gold Coast, Queensland. She has also won several gold medals at the Southeast Asian Games. In 2017, Nur Dhabitah Sabri was chosen to light up the cauldron at the Southeast Asian Games.

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Kassidy Cook
(Competitive diver)
Kassidy Cook
2
Birthdate: May 9, 1995
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Plantation, Florida, United States
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Guo Jingjing
(Chinese Female Diver)
Guo Jingjing
2
Birthdate: October 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Baoding, China

Guo Jingjing is a Chinese former diver best known for her performance at the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics where she won two gold medals at each event. She has also won two Olympic silver medals and is currently tied with Wu Minxia for winning the most number of Olympic medals for any female diver.

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Lois Toulson
(Competitive diver)
Lois Toulson
2
Birthdate: September 26, 1999
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
 12 
Tonia Couch
2
Birthdate: May 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Plymouth, Devon, England
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Marjorie Gestring
(Competitive diver)
Marjorie Gestring
2
Birthdate: November 18, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: April 20, 1992
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Cheong Jun Hoong
(Competitive diver)
Cheong Jun Hoong
2
Birthdate: April 16, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Malaysian diver Cheong Jun Hoong is not just an Olympic silver medalist but has also scripted history by becoming the first Malaysian diving world champion. She began training in aquatics at age 4 and focused on diving at age 9. She was apparently dropped from the national team due to budget cuts.

 15 
Melissa Wu
(Competitive diver)
Melissa Wu
2
Birthdate: May 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
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Leong Mun Yee
(Competitive diver)
Leong Mun Yee
2
Birthdate: December 4, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Leong Mun Yee is a Malaysian retired professional diver best known for winning two bronze medals and a silver medal at the World Championships. Leong Mun Yee also won many gold medals at the Southeast Asian Games during her diving career. In 2008, she competed in the Summer Olympics, becoming the first Malaysian diver to participate in three Olympic Games.

 17 
Tania Cagnotto
2
Birthdate: May 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bolzano, Italy
 18 
Laura Wilkinson
(Competitive diver)
Laura Wilkinson
2
Birthdate: November 17, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
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Fu Mingxia
(Chinese Diver, Multiple Olympic Gold Medalist and World Champion)
Fu Mingxia
2
Birthdate: August 16, 1978
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wuhan, China

Fu Mingxia is a Chinese retired diver who won the platform-diving world championship title at the age of 12, becoming the youngest diving champion of all time. She is also one of the youngest diving champions at the Olympics, she won a gold medal at the age of 13 in Barcelona Olympics in 1992. Fu finished her career with four Olympic gold medals and two World Championships.

 20 
Shi Tingmao
2
Birthdate: August 31, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chongqing, China
 21 
Paola Espinosa
2
Birthdate: July 31, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: La Paz, Mexico
 22 
Meaghan Benfeito
(Competitive diver)
Meaghan Benfeito
2
Birthdate: March 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
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Wu Minxia
(Olympic Athlete)
Wu Minxia
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Birthdate: November 10, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Shanghai, China

Wu Minxia is a Chinese former professional diver who has five Olympic gold medals, eight World Championship titles, and five Asian Games gold medals under her belt. She has also won Olympic silver and bronze, which makes her one of the most successful female divers in the history of modern Olympics. Wu is also one of China’s most celebrated divers.

 24 
He Zi
(Competitive diver)
He Zi
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Birthdate: December 11, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nanning, China
 25 
Fanny Durack
(Australian Competitive Swimmer)
Fanny Durack
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Birthdate: October 27, 1889
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died: March 20, 1956

Fanny Durack was an Australian swimmer best remembered for winning a gold medal at the 1912 Olympic Games in Stockholm, where she represented Australasia. In 1967, she was made an inductee of the International Swimming Hall of Fame. Fanny Durack was also inducted into the Swimming Australia Hall of Fame in 2022.

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Chen Ruolin
2
Birthdate: December 12, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nantong, Jiangsu, China
 27 
Anne Montminy
(Lawyer, Competitive diver)
Anne Montminy
2
Birthdate: January 28, 1975
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
 28 
Jessica Parratto
2
Birthdate: June 26, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dover, New Hampshire, United States
 29 
Abigail Johnston
(Competitive diver)
Abigail Johnston
2
Birthdate: November 16, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Upper Arlington, Ohio, United States
 30 
Roseline Filion
(Competitive diver)
Roseline Filion
2
Birthdate: July 3, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Laval, Canada
 31 
Eden Cheng
(Diver)
Eden Cheng
2
Birthdate: December 2, 2002
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: United Kingdom
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Cynthia Potter
2
Birthdate: August 27, 1950
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
 33 
Ren Qian
(Diver)
Ren Qian
2
Birthdate: February 20, 2001
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dujiangyan, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
 34 
Maddie Musselman
(Water Polo Player)
Maddie Musselman
2
Birthdate: June 16, 1998
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Newport Beach, California, United States
 35 
Chantelle Newbery
2
Birthdate: May 6, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
 36 
Emilie Heymans
(Competitive diver)
Emilie Heymans
2
Birthdate: December 14, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
 37 
Lu Wei
(Diver)
Lu Wei
2
Birthdate: August 27, 1966
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Yangzhou, Jiangsu, China
Died: May 9, 1990
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Rhiannan Iffland
2
Birthdate: September 9, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
 39 
Rebecca Gallantree
2
Birthdate: August 19, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chelmsford, Essex, England
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Pat McCormick
(Olympic athlete)
Pat McCormick
2
Birthdate: May 12, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Seal Beach, California, United States
Mélissa Citrini-Beaulieu
2
Birthdate: June 12, 1995
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saint-Constant, Quebec, Canada
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Ng Yan Yee
(Diver)
Ng Yan Yee
2
Birthdate: July 11, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Though Ng Yan Yee was initially a rhythmic gymnast. She was scouted by a diving coach at age 13, when she was about to sign up for swimming lessons. An Olympian, she is also a 3-time Asian Games silver medalist. She also boasts of a sports science degree.

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Hydna
(Swimmer, Competitive diver)
Hydna
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Birthplace: Scione, Greece
Died: 0480 AD
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Sarah Bacon
2
Birthdate: September 20, 1996
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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Jasmine Lai Pui Yee
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Birthdate: December 13, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Perak, Malaysia

Malaysian diver Jasmine Lai Pui Yee is perhaps best known for her Southeast Asian Games gold win in the 3m mixed synchro springboard, which she secured after fellow Malaysian Ng Yan Yee was stripped of her gold for failing a doping test. She later retired to complete her university degree.

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Loudy Wiggins
2
Birthdate: July 7, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Haifa, Israel
 47 
Maddison Keeney
2
Birthdate: May 23, 1996
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
 48 
Chang Yani
(Diver)
Chang Yani
2
Birthdate: December 7, 2001
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Xiantao, China
 49 
Jennifer Chandler
2
Birthdate: June 13, 1959
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Langdale, Alabama, United States
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Caeli McKay
2
Birthdate: June 25, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta, Canada