|October 28, 1989|
|Date of death|
|March 9, 2015 (25 years)|
|Place of Birth|
Camille Muffat (French pronunciation: ; 28 October 1989 – 9 March 2015) was a French swimmer and three-time Olympic medalist.
Swimming out of the "Olympic Nice Natation" club, she specialized in the individual medley and the free style events. Her career expanded from 2005 to 2014.
At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, she won gold in the 400-meter freestyle, silver in the 200-meter freestyle and bronze in the 4×200-meter freestyle relay. In so doing, she became the fourth French swimmer to win an individual gold medal at the Olympic Games. She was also the third French athlete overall to win three Olympic medals at a single edition of the Olympic Games.
She died in the Villa Castelli helicopter collision, at age 25, during the filming of French TV reality show Dropped for the TF1 network.
Born on 28 October 1989 in Nice, Camille Marie Manuella Muffat was the middle child in the family, having an older sister, Chloé, and a younger brother, Quentin. Her father, Guy Muffat was a physical therapist and her mother, Laurence, was a nurse.
|Height||6 ft 1 in / 183 cm|
|Weight||157 lb / 71 kg|
|Shoe (Feet) Size||–|
|Race / ethnicity||White|