Barbara Jones

1937 - Today

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Barbara Pearl Jones (later Slater, born March 26, 1937) is a retired American sprinter. She was part of the 4 × 100 m relay teams that won gold medals at the 1952 and 1960 Olympics and at the 1955 and 1959 Pan American Games. At the 1952 Olympics she became the youngest woman to win an Olympic gold medal in athletics, aged 15 years 123 days. She later became a member of the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara Jones has received more than 14,911 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Barbara Jones is the 754th most popular athlete, the 8,304th most popular biography from United States and the 156th most popular American Athlete.

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Among athletes, Barbara Jones ranks 754 out of 3,055Before her are Angéla Németh, Marie-José Pérec, Billy Mills, Medea Jugeli, Glenn Hardin, and Juan Rodríguez. After her are Yevhen Arzhanov, Rinnat Safin, Morgan Taylor, Maria Kwaśniewska, Antal Bolvári, and Phil Heath.

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Among people born in 1937, Barbara Jones ranks 391Before her are Martin Litchfield West, Barry Mazur, Georg Thoma, Little Willie John, Yuriy Poyarkov, and Barbara Windsor. After her are Derek Fowlds, Fred Akuffo, Tesfaye Gebre Kidan, Joseph Saidu Momoh, Francis George, and Linda Lavin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbara Jones ranks 8,304 out of 15,968Before her are John Paxson (1960), Zebulon Pike (1779), Bobby Unser (1934), John F. Seitz (1892), Betty Gilpin (1986), and Robert A. Lovett (1895). After her are Kirk Cameron (1970), Rose Marie (1923), Megan Mullally (1958), Paul Winter (1939), Tracy Austin (1962), and George Bruns (1914).

Among ATHLETES In United States

Among athletes born in United States, Barbara Jones ranks 156Before her are Louis Abell (1884), George Finnegan (1881), Fred Alderman (1905), Ed Hamm (1906), Billy Mills (1938), and Glenn Hardin (1910). After her are Morgan Taylor (1903), Phil Heath (1979), Sabin Carr (1904), Calvin Smith (1961), Oliver Macdonald (1904), and Catherine Hardy Lavender (1930).