Hansje Bunschoten

Dutch swimmer

Hansje Bunschoten (3 May 1958 – 1 October 2017) was a freestyle swimmer and television presenter from the Netherlands. She competed for her native country at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. As a member of the Dutch Relay Teams she finished in fifth place, both in the 4 × 100 m medley and the 4 × 100 m freestyle.[1][2]

Hansje Bunschoten in 1972

Bunschoten was born in Hilversum and died of complications from breast cancer in Berlin on 1 October 2017 at the age of 59.

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  1. Hansje Bunschoten Archived 2020-04-18 at the Wayback Machine. sports-reference.com
  2. "'Liefde is de puurste vorm van schoonheid': Bij Hansje Bunschoten gaat het om de mensen". Archived from the original on January 31, 2009. Retrieved October 2, 2017.. ncrvgids.nl (interview in Dutch)

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