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Evelyn Ashford

Born: 15-Apr-1957
Birthplace: Shreveport, LA

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Track and Field

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Olympic sprinter, 4 Gold Medals

Holder of the World Record for women's 100m dash, 1983-88.

Father: Samuel Ashford (USAF Sgt.)
Mother: Vietta
Husband: Ray Washington (basketball coach, m. 1978)
Daughter: Raina Ashley Washington (b. 30-May-1985)

    High School: Roseville High School, Roseville, CA
    University: University of California at Los Angeles

    Olympic Gold Medal 1984 (100m)
    Olympic Gold Medal 1984 (4x100m relay)
    Olympic Silver Medal 1988 (100m)
    Olympic Gold Medal 1988 (4x100m relay)
    Olympic Gold Medal 1992 (4x100m relay)
    National Track and Field Hall of Fame 1997
    US Olympic Hall of Fame 2005

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