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Millie Gade Corson

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Millie Corson was voted in as an Associate Member for Life of the International Professional Swimmers Association for her contributions to the sport of swimming in 1927. She completed a solo crossing of the English Channel from France to England in 15 hours 29 minutes on 27 August 1926.

International Professional Swimmers Association[edit]

The International Professional Swimmers Association was an international association organized on 21 September 1927 at the Hotel McAlpin in Manhattan, New York with its headquarters in New York City. The Association planned to issue a monthly publication to authenticate and keep records of a professional swimming events and to foster swimming throughout the world as an international sport.

Its officers included:

Its Board of Governors consisted of:

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