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Jackie Joyner-Kersee

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Birthday
3, 1962
Birthplace
St. Louis, MO
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
3, 1962 (age 57)
Birthplace
St. Louis, MO

About

American Olympic gold medalist considered one of the all-time greatest female heptathletes, she won three Olympics gold medals.

Before Fame

She was a starting forward in basketball for UCLA's women's squad.

Trivia

Sports Illustrated voted her as the greatest female athlete of the 20th century.

Family Life

She married Bobby Kersee, her track coach, in 1986.

Associated With

Another famous Olympian is Dominique Moceanu.