Tony Briscoe

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Tony Briscoe
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Full nameAnthony Briscoe
Born1939 (age 8081)
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Sport Swimming

Tony Briscoe (born 1939) is a South African former swimmer. He competed in two events at the 1956 Summer Olympics. [1]

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References

  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Tony Briscoe Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 3 October 2016.