Mark Spitz - Swimming, 1972 Munich, Germany

American Mark Spitz dominated the pool at the 1972 Games is Munich, winning a record-setting seven Olympic Gold medals. His record would hold for 36 years, until another American swimmer made a splash in Beijing.

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Mark Andrew Spitz (born February is an American former swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder. He won seven gold medals at the 1972 Summer Olympics

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Mark Spitz - Seven golds - Munich 1972 Olympic Games - YouTube

At the 1972 Munich Games, Spitz was determined to make up for his below-par performances four years earlier at the 1968 Mexico City Games. He did not disappo.

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