Tonnie Hom

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Tonnie Hom
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Tonnie Hom in 1948
Personal information
Born4 September 1932
Hilversum, the Netherlands
Died23 August 2013 (aged 80)
Nieuwegein, Netherlands
Sport Swimming
ClubHZC de Robben, Hilversum
Coach Jan Stender

Antonia Johanna "Tonnie" Hom (4 September 1932 – 23 August 2013) was a Dutch swimmer. She competed in the 200 m breaststroke at the 1948 Olympics and finished in seventh place. [1] [2]

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Tonnie is a Danish, Dutch, Portuguese and Swedish given name and diminutive nickname with both masculine and feminine uses. As a Danish and Swedish name it is used as a diminutive of Antonia in Greenland, Denmark and Sweden, but also has masculine uses. As a Dutch name it has feminine used as a diminutive of Antonia in Belgium, Indonesia, Suriname, South Africa, Namibia, and the Netherlands. As both a Dutch and Portuguese name it has masculine use as diminutives of Antônio, António, Antonius, Anton, Antoon, Anthonis, and Anthoon in Brazil, Portugal, Angola, Mozambique, Belgium, Indonesia, Suriname, South Africa, Namibia, and the Netherlands. Notable people with the name include the following:


  1. Tonnie Hom.
  2. Jan-Bram van Luit (14 September 2013) In memoriam Tonnie Hom.