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In which olympic, diving was first introduced in the official programme of the Summer Olympic Games ?

1904 Summer olympics
1908 Summer olympics
1912 Summer olympics
1920 Summer olympics


It was known as "fancy diving" for the acrobatic stunts performed by divers during the dive (such as somersaults and twists).

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In which olympic, women were introduced in the diving event ?

1908 Summer olympics
1912 Summer olympics
1920 Summer olympics
1924 Summer olympics


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Which country was allowed to compete in 1984 Summer Olympics diving event when the ban imposed upon them by FINA was ended ?

Japan
Russia
China
Germany


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Which country has won most number of olympic gold medals till 2012 summer olympics for diving event ?

China
Russia
Sweden
United States


US won 49 gold medals. China(33), sweden(6) and Russia(4) are on 2nd, 3rd and 4th position respectively.

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Which country has won most number of olympic medals (total) till 2012 summer olympics ?

United States
China
Russia
Sweden


US won a total of 135 medals. China(59), Sweden(21) and Germany(20) are on 2nd, 3rd and 4th position respectively.

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Who won the first gold medal in diving event in men category(10 metre platform) ?

Georg Hoffmann
George Sheldon
Frank Kehoe
Alfred Braunschweiger


He was an American diver who was an eye doctor too from St. Louis, MO.

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Who won the first gold medal in diving event in men category(3 metre springboard) ?

Kurt Behrens
Gottlob Walz
Albert Zürner
George Gaidzik

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Albert Zürner competing in the plain and variety diving (10 metre platform) at the 1912 Summer Olympics

He was a German diver.

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Who won the first gold medal in diving event in women category(10 metre platform) ?

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Stefanie Clausen
Isabelle White
Lisa Regnell
Greta Johansson


She was a Swedish diver and swimmer, who competed at the 1912 Summer Olympics.

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Who won the first gold medal in diving event in women category(3 metre springboard) ?

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Aileen Riggin
Helen Wainwright
Thelma Payne
Caroline Fletcher


She was an American competition swimmer and diver. At the time of her death she was the last surviving Olympic Champion from the 1920 Olympic Games.

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In the 1928 Olympics, 'plain' and 'fancy' diving was amalgamated into one event. What was the name of this event ?

Peef diving
Highboard Diving
Plain diving
Board diving


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