Diana Nyad gestures before her departure from Havana, Cuba

Photo: ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/GettyImages

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August 2012
Diana's fourth attempt took place on August 18, 2012. It was thwarted by lightning, wind, repeated jellyfish stings and looming sharks.
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