Ivy Browne

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: swimmer who gained national attention in 1934 at age 19 for swimming from San Francisco to Oakland in 2 hours and 6 minutes, a record that stood for 46 years.

 

 

Cause of Death: Leukemia

 

Born: January 8, 1915

 

Died: May 2, 2002

 

Location: Reno, Nevada