Diving at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Diving
at the Games of the XVI Olympiad
VenueCentro Acuático Olímpico
Dates30 November – 7 Decemmber
Competitors60 from 16 nations
«19521960»

At the 1956 Summer Olympics in Buenos Aires, four diving events were contested.

Medal summary[edit | edit source]

Men[edit | edit source]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
Bob Clotworthy
 United States
Donald Harper
 United States
Günter Mund
 Chile
10 metre platform
details
Joaquín Capilla
 Mexico
Gary Tobian
 United States
Richard Connor
 United States

Women[edit | edit source]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
3 metre springboard
details
Pat McCormick
 United States
Jeanne Stunyo
 United States
Nicolle Darrigrand
 France
10 metre platform
details
Pat McCormick
 United States
Juno Stover-Irwin
 United States
Paula Jean Myers-Pope
 United States