Florence Griffith Joyner
Florence Griffith in 1988
|Full name||Florence Delorez Griffith Joyner|
21 December 1959|
Los Angeles, Californie
21 September 1998 (aged 38)|
Mission Viejo, Californie
|Hicht||170 cm (5 ft 7 in)|
|Wecht||57 kg (126 lb)|
|Event(s)||100 meters, 200 meters|
Tiger World Class Athletic Club|
West Coast Athletic Club
Florence Delorez Griffith Joyner (December 21, 1959 – September 21, 1998), an aa kent as Flo-Jo, wis an American track an field athlete. She is considert the fastest woman o aw time based on the fact that the warld records she set in 1988 for baith the 100 m an 200 m still staund an hae yet tae be seriously challenged.
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- Whitaker, Matthew C. (2011). Icons of Black America: Breaking Barriers and Crossing Boundaries, Volume 1. 1. ABC-CLIO. p. 520. ISBN 0-313-37642-5.
- "FloJo: World's Fastest Woman". CNN.
- "World's fastest woman Carmelita Jeter seeks Olympic gold". USA Today. June 22, 2011.
- Florence Griffith Joyner: Fastest Woman on Earth. Legacy.com. December 21, 2010.