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Melissa Jeanette Franklin

Also Known As: "Missy Franklin"
Birthdate: (20)
Birthplace: Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States
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Daughter of <private> Franklin and <private> Franklin

Occupation: U.S. National Swimming Team member
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About Missy Franklin

Missy Franklin is an American international swimmer and world record-holder. As part of the American team, she holds the world record in the 4×100-meter medley relay (short course). Individually, she currently holds the world record in the 200-meter backstroke (short course) and the American record in the 100 and 200-meter backstroke (long course).

Franklin's success has earned her the FINA Swimmer of the Year award in 2011. She has won a total of seven medals in major international competition, three gold, three silver, and one bronze in the World Championships.

She is a member of the 2012 United States Olympic team, and will compete in four individual events and three relays at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

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Missy Franklin's Timeline

May 10, 1995
Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States