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Ben Roy Mottelson
Ben Roy Mottelson is an American-born Danish nuclear physicist and a Nobel Prize winner.
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100 meters freestyle record9.7.1922

Wikipedia (03 Jul 2013, 14:26)
Johnny Weissmuller swims the 100 meters freestyle in 58.6 seconds breaking the world swimming record and the 'minute barrier'.

On July 9, 1922, Weissmuller broke Duke Kahanamoku's world record on the 100-meters freestyle, swimming it in 58.6 seconds.
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