|Roles||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Born||18 November 1957 in Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt (GER)|
|Measurements||176 cm / 60 kg|
|Affiliations||SC Magdeburg, Magdeburg (GER)|
Angela Franke was an East German freestyle and medley swimmer who was eliminated in the heats of the 400 m individual medley at the 1972 München Olympics. At the 1973 Belgrade Worlds she claimed a gold medal with the 4x100 freestyle relay and a silver medal in the 400 IM. At the 1975 World Championships she added a bronze medal in the 200 IM. At the 1974 Wien (Vienna) Europeans she won two gold medals with the 4x100 freestyle relay and in the 400 m freestyle. She also claimed a silver medal in the 100 m freestyle.
Franke became a graduate sports and history teacher. After re-unification she became head of a Magdeburg-situated school for children and youths. She regularly competed in master swimming events and set several senior world records.
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1972 Summer Olympics||Swimming (Aquatics)||GDR||Angela Franke|
|400 metres Individual Medley, Women (Olympic)||10|