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). Wikipedia
Florence Griffith Joyner is a member of the following lists: 1959 births, 1998 deaths, California State University, Northridge alumni, Olympic gold medalists for the United States, Olympic silver medalists for the United States, James E. Sullivan Award recipients, Deaths from asphyxiation, American sprinters, Olympic track and field athletes of the United States and Deaths from epilepsy.
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