Photo and autograph courtesy of the G Archives.
Happy birthday to athelete Jackie Joyner-Kersee. She is ranked among the best among the all-time greatest athletes in the women’s heptathlon as well as in the women’s long jump. She won three gold, one silver, and two bronze Olympic medals, in those four different events. Sports Illustrated for Women magazine voted Joyner-Kersee the Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th century. Cheers, Jackie!