Florence Griffith Joyner

Florence Griffith Joyner
1959 - 1998

Florence Griffith Joyner  American Track and Field


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Florence Griffith Joyner passed away on 21st Sep 1998 aged 38.


Florence Griffith Joyner was previously married to Al Joyner (1987 - 1998).


American Track and Field Florence Griffith Joyner was born Florence Delorez Griffith-Joyner on 21st December, 1959 in Los Angeles, California and passed away on 21st Sep 1998 Mission Viejo, California aged 38. She is most remembered for Olympic gold medalist. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Florence Griffith Joyner is a member of the following lists: Sportspeople from Mission Viejo, California, World Championships in Athletics medalists and UCLA Bruins women's track and field athletes.


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First Name Florence
Middle Name Delorez
Last Name Joyner
Maiden Name Griffith
Full Name at Birth Florence Delorez Griffith-Joyner
Alternative Name Flo-Jo, The Fastest Woman in the World
Age 38 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st December, 1959
Birthplace Los Angeles, California
Died 21st September, 1998
Place of Death Mission Viejo, California
Cause of Death Epileptic seizure/asphyxiation
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Weight 130lbs (59 kg)
Build Athletic
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Long fingernails
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
Occupation Track and Field
Claim to Fame Olympic gold medalist
Family Member Jackie Joyner-Kersee (sister-in-law)

Florence Delorez Griffith Joyner (December 21, 1959 – September 21, 1998), also known as Flo-Jo, was an American track and field athlete. She is considered the fastest woman of all time based on the fact that the world records she set in 1988 for both the 100 m and 200 m still stand and have yet to be seriously challenged. She died in her sleep as the result of an epileptic seizure in 1998 at the age of 38. She attended University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

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Florence Griffith Joyner38 SagittariusTrack and Field
Al Joyner56 CapricornTrack and Field


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rn_tracy1_rnApr 23, 2013

Too young to die. RIP. You left your mark upon this world Flo-Jo

rn_tracy1_rnApr 23, 2013

Very beautiful and great athlete. Her daughter Mary is a beautiful singer. Very talented family.

CindyCelebsMar 21, 2011

beautiful person and wonderful athlete, she is missed.

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