María Luisa Souza

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameMaría Luisa•Souza
Used nameMaría Luisa•Souza
Born21 November 1941 in Ciudad de México (Mexico City), Ciudad de México (MEX)
Measurements165 cm / 55 kg
NOC Mexico


María Luisa Souza had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1959 Pan American Games 4×100 metres freestyle (with Blanca Barrón and the non-Olympians Gloria Botella and Rebeca García).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1960 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) MEX María Luisa Souza
100 metres Freestyle, Women (Olympic) 28
400 metres Freestyle, Women (Olympic) 17
4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay, Women (Olympic) Mexico 11
1964 Summer Olympics Swimming (Aquatics) MEX María Luisa Souza
400 metres Freestyle, Women (Olympic) 20

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