Fred Hendschel

Frederick Hendschel (August 9, 1879 – February 14, 1916) was a German-born American competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris. Hendschel competed in the semifinals of the men's 200-meter freestyle and the men's 200-meter obstacle course.[2]

Fred Hendschel
Personal information
Full nameFrederick Hendschel
Nickname(s)"Fred"
National teamUnited States
Born(1879-08-09)August 9, 1879
Innleiten, Rosenheim, Germany
DiedFebruary 14, 1916(1916-02-14) (aged 36)[1]
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesFreestyle
ClubNew York Athletic Club

PublicationsEdit

  • Fred Hendschel "Ribbon Clasp" US Patent D41359; Filing date: December 3, 1910; Issue date: May 9, 1911.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fred Hendschel at Olympedia
  2. ^ Fred Hendschel Archived November 14, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. sports-reference.com