|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||William Thomas "Bill"•Darnton|
|Born||16 June 1940 in Flint, Michigan (USA)|
|Measurements||185 cm / 74 kg|
|Affiliations||Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit (USA)|
Bill Darnton was born in Flint, Michigan, and attended the University of Michigan. He also swam for the Detroit Athletic Club. He captained the Wolverine swim team in 1962. A distance specialist, Darnton was second in 1960 at the NCAA Meet in the 1,500 metre freestyle, and placed fourth in the 1960 AAU indoor 1,500.
|Games||Discipline (Sport)||Event||Status||Team||Pos||Representing||2nd NOC||As|
|1960 Summer Olympics||Swimming (Aquatics)||4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay, Men||Olympic||United States||1||USA||Bill Darnton|