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Michael Johnson (USA) set the 200 Meter Dash World Record at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games with a time of 19.32 seconds.

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In 2000, Ian Thorpe won the Olympic gold medal in the 400m freestyle, the 4x100m freestyle, and the 4x200m freestyle.

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