Fatima Whitbread

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Birthday
3, 1961
Birthplace
London, England
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
3, 1961 (age 58)
Birthplace
London, England

About

Javelin thrower who won a bronze medal at the 1984 Olympics, and a silver medal at the 1988 Olympics.

Before Fame

She was adopted by her javelin coach when she was a kid, and attended Dilkes County Primary School, Culverhouse Secondary School, and Torells School.

Trivia

In 1986 she set a world record for the javelin throw, and the next year she won a gold medal at the World Championships.

Family Life

She had one son with Andrew Norman, whom she was married to from 1997 to 2006.

Associated With

She had an ongoing rivalry with Tessa Sanderson.