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Wyomia Tyus

Born: 29-Aug-1945
Birthplace: Griffin, GA

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Olympic sprinter

Father: Willie Tyus (dairy farmer)
Mother: Maria
Husband: Duane Tillman (one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Simone
Son: Tyus

    University: Tennessee State University

    Olympic Gold Medal 1964 (100m sprint)
    Olympic Silver Medal 1964 (4x100m relay)
    Olympic Gold Medal 1968 (100m sprint)
    Olympic Gold Medal 1968 (4x100m relay)
    Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1976

    Salute (17-Jul-2008) · Herself

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