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Patty Caretto

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Personal information
Full name Patricia Serena Caretto
Nickname(s) "Patty"
Nationality 23x15px United States
Born (1953-01-04) January 4, 1953 (age 63)
Los Angeles, California
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Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club Phillips 66

Patricia Sarena Caretto Brown (born January 4, 1951), née Patricia Sarena Caretto, is an American former competition swimmer and former world record-holder. Caretto competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City as a 17-year-old, and placed fifth in the final of the 800-meter freestyle. She is a former world record holder in the women's 800-meter and 1,500-meter freestyle, having set world records in those events on eight occasions.[1]

Caretto was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame as an "Honor Swimmer" in 1987.[1]

See also


  1. ^ a b International Swimming Hall of Fame, Honorees, Patty Caretto (USA). Retrieved March 15, 2015.

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Preceded by
Carolyn House
Women's 800-meter freestyle
world record-holder (long course)

July 30, 1964 – September 28, 1964
Succeeded by
Sharon Finneran
Preceded by
Carolyn House
Women's 1,500-meter freestyle
world record-holder (long course)

July 30, 1964 – July 9, 1967
Succeeded by
Debbie Meyer

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