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Florence Griffith Joyner - FloJo - 1959-1998

Olympic winner and known for her long, painted nails and dramatic running clothes, Florence Griffth Joyner was one of the world's greatest athletes. Her 1998 death was a shocker.
  1. Women and the Olympics
  2. Women in Track and Field

Florence Griffith-Joyner Picture
Florence Griffith-Joyner -- FloJo -- is pictured in this photo of her as a 1988 Olympic gold medalist.

FloJo lived her life in fast-forward
Obituary from Sports Illustrated, 1998.

FloJo: World's Fastest Woman
Photographs from Sports Illustrated of Florence Griffith Joyner, who died in 1998.

Florence Griffith Joyner
From Danuta Bois, a biography of the track athlete.

Grave of Florence Griffith Joyner "FloJo"
Photographs of the burial place of runner Florence Griffith Joyner.

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