Robert Leroy Bowman (born May 10, 1930) is a former professional baseball player. Bowman played all or part of five seasons in Major League Baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies from to 1959, primarily as an outfielder, but later as a pitcher as well. He batted and threw right-handed.
is an American swimming coach, who is best known as the coach of record-breaking American swimmer Michael Phelps. From , he was the head coach for the University of Michigan men's swimming & diving team, replacing Jon Urbanchek; as well as the head coach for the club team based at the school: Club Wolverine. He was the eighth men's head coach in the history of the University of Michigan Swimming program. As of September 2008, he is the CEO/Head Coach for North Baltimore Aquatic Club.
Robert M. Bowman (born 1934) is a former Director of Advanced Space Programs Development for the U.S. Air Force in the Ford and Carter administrations, and a former United States Air Force Lieutenant Colonel with 101 combat missions. He holds a Ph.D. in Aeronautics and Nuclear Engineering from the California Institute of Technology.