Giorgio Cagnotto

Franco Giorgio Cagnotto (Italian pronunciation: [dʒɔrdʒio kaɲˈɲɔtto]; born 2 June 1947 in Turin, Piedmont) is a former diver from Italy, who competed in five consecutive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1964.[1]

Giorgio Cagnotto
Giorgio Cagnotto 1972.jpg
Cagnotto at the 1972 Olympics
Personal information
Full nameFranco Giorgio Cagnotto
NationalityItaly Italy
Born (1947-06-02) 2 June 1947 (age 73)
Turin, Italy
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight60 kg (132 lb)
Sport
SportDiving
Event(s)1 m and 3 m springboard
10 m platform
ClubLancia Torino

BiographyEdit

Cagnotto's wife Carmen Casteiner and daughter Tania also represented Italy in diving. In 1992, he was inducted in the International Swimming Hall of Fame.[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FRANCO GIORGIO CAGNOTTO (ITA) – 1992 Honor Diver". ishof.org. Archived from the original on 31 May 2012. Retrieved 11 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Tania Cagnotto – Diving – Olympic Athlete". london2012.com. Archived from the original on 28 August 2012. Retrieved 11 October 2012.

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