Gail Devers

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Birthday
19, 1966
Birthplace
Seattle, WA
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
19, 1966 (age 51)
Birthplace
Seattle, WA

About

Competed in the Olympics three times as a track super star, performing in track and field events for the US Olympic Team.

Before Fame

She was diagnosed with Graves' disease and underwent intensive treatment, but she miraculously was able to recover and continue her Olympic training for the 1992 Olympics.

Trivia

In 2011 she was inducted into the National Track and Field Hall of Fame. In 2012, she was elected into the United States Olympic Hall of Fame.

Family Life

She grew up in National City, California with her family, where she attended Sweetwater High School.

Associated With

She was the first American woman to retain the Olympic 100 meters title since famous Olympian Wyomia Tyus.