Florence Griffith-Joyner, 38, Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, Dies In Mission Viejo, CA

October 1998
Jet;10/05/98, Vol. 94 Issue 19, p52
Announces the death of Florence Griffith-Joyner, 38, the three-time African-American Olympic gold medalist on September 21, 1998. Details on Griffith-Joyner's athletic career; Background information on Griffith-Joyner; Uncertainty on the cause of death; Statement issued to the United States, by American President Bill Clinton; When Griffith-Joyner retired from track.


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