Missy Franklin (b. 1995) is a
professional swimmer of Canadian and American origin. She currently holds
several world and American records in the sport, such as those for 100-meter
and 200-meter backstroke.
She debuted at the
age of 17 at the 2012 Summer Olympics, where she won five medals, four of which
were gold. She holds 27 medals in international competitions, and the 11 gold
medals that she won at the World Aquatics Championship represent a record in