Kristen Otto KRISTEN OTTO ( 1966-........)
Kristen Otto won six gold medals in the 1988 Olympic Games in swimming. She is listed in the top five for the maximum number of gold medals won by women in the Summer Olympics.

She was born in 1966 in East Germany, when the Berlin Wall divided East Germany from West Germany.

After her Olympic record, East and West Germany were united and Otto, who was the member of the East German team, joined the West German team to become a part of the German National team.

Otto made her record with the National team in the 1988 Olympics at Seoul.

Otto was second in the Top Athlete Poll of 1988, conducted by the Soviet News Agency. Florence Griffith Joyner was first and Steffi Graf was third in the poll.

Her six golds were won in the 50-metre freestyle, the 100-metre freestyle , the 100-metre backstroke, the 100-metre butterfly, the 4x100-metre medlay relay.

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