Home / Biography / Kristin Otto

Kristin Otto


German swimmer who became the very first woman to gain six silver medals at an individual Olympic Video games in 1988 in Seoul. She started training at age 10, swimming on the East German sports activities academy. She was under great speculation of using functionality enhancing drugs and also other East German sportsmen but she stated she was hardly ever aware of getting given medications by doctors. Her mom was a physiotherapist and her dad a physics teacher. She won silver on the 1988 Olympics where American diver Greg Louganis also had taken home the silver.

Quick Facts

Full Name Kristin Otto
Date Of Birth February 7, 1966
Place Of Birth Germany
Height 1.85 m
Weight 70 kg
Profession Swimmer
Nationality German
Children Kaya Otto Britze
Partner Nils Britze, Nils Britze
Star Sign Aquarius

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

1Won six World Championships titles in 1982 and 1986.
2Studied journalism in Leipzig after her active career and became sports reporter of German network ZDF.
3Most successful German swimmer ever winning six gold medals at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul. Although her former coach and doctor were both convicted of doping and bodily harm in 1999 and 2000, she said she did not knowingly take banned substances.



Sportler des Jahres2015TV Series executive producer - 1 episode



Wetten, dass..?2004TV SeriesHerself
Na so was - 40 Jahre ZDF2003TV MovieHerself
Zimmer frei!2002TV SeriesHerself
Auge um Auge2002TV SeriesHerself
Die Harald Schmidt Show1999-2000TV SeriesHerself
Das Duell im Ersten2009TV SeriesHerself
Danke für die Träume!2009TV MovieHerself
Das Quiz mit Jörg Pilawa2007TV SeriesHerself
Sportler des Jahres2004TV SeriesHerself - Host

Looks like we don't have awards information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have salary information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have quotes information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have trademarks information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have pictures. Sorry!

Check Also

Tiffany Dupont

Actress who have became known for portraying Frannie in the ABC Family members series Greek. …