Paul Neumann (13 June1875 – 9 February1932) was an Austrianswimmer. He competed at the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens. Swimming has been a sport at every modern Olympic Games. ... The 1896 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece. ... June 13 is the 164th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (165th in leap years), with 201 days remaining. ... 1875 (MDCCCLXXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... February 9 is the 40th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1932 (MCMXXXII) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link will take you to a full 1932 calendar). ... Swimming is a technique that humans, and other animals, use to move through water using only movements of the body. ... The 1896 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece. ... Athens (Greek: ÎÎ¸Î®Î½Î±, AthÃna IPA: ) is the capital of Greece and one of the most famous cities in the world, named after goddess Athena. ...
PaulNeumann served as Attorney General of the Kingdom of Hawai'i under the administrations of King David Kalakaua from December 14, 1883 to September 18, 1884 and Queen Lili'uokalani from August 29 to November 1, 1892.
Neumann became the private attorney of the queen after the overthrow of the monarchy in 1893.
He defended her in front of the United States Judge Advocate General's Corps which tried the queen for treason against the Provisional Government of Hawai'i.
Depictions of swimmers were also found from the Hittites, Minoans, and other Middle Eastern civilizations, the Maya in the Tepantitla House at Teotihuacan, and in mosaics in Pompeii.
The Etruscans at Tarquinia (Italy) show pictures of swimmers in 600 B.C., and tombs in Greece depict swimmers 500 B.C. The greek Scyllis was taken prisoner on a ship of the Persian king Xerxes I in 480 B.C. After learning about an impending attack on the Greek navy, he stole a knife and jumped overboard.
In 1938, almost every breaststroke swimmer was using this butterfly style, yet this stroke was considered a variant of the breaststroke until 1952, when it was accepted as a separate style with a set of rules.
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