Evelyn Ashford

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Birthday
15, 1957
Birthplace
Shreveport, LA
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
15, 1957 (age 62)
Birthplace
Shreveport, LA

About

American track runner who ran the 100 meters and 4x100 meters races, and won two Olympic gold medals in Los Angeles in 1984.

Before Fame

She became one of the fastest women in the world but was unable to compete at the 1980 games due to the US boycott.

Trivia

She was on the boys track team in high school.

Family Life

She married Ray Washington in 1978.

Associated With

She often competed with Florence Griffith Joyner.