Satoko Tanaka

Satoko Tanaka

Satoko Tanaka
Personal information
Full name Satoko Tanaka
Nationality  Japan
Born (1942-02-03) February 3, 1942 (age 72)
Sasebo, Nagasaki
Height 158 cm
Weight 59 kg
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) backstroke

Satoko Tanaka (田中 聡子 Tanaka Satoko?, born February 3, 1942 in Sasebo, Nagasaki) is a retired Japanese backstroke swimmer.

She won the 1960 Olympic bronze medal in the 100 metre backstroke with a time of 1:11.4.



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Preceded by
United States Lynn Burke
Women's 200 metre backstroke
world record holder (long course)

July 23, 1960 – September 28, 1964
Succeeded by
United States Cathy Ferguson