Marion Jones

Track and Field Athlete/Drug Cheat Marion Jones Full Name: Marion Jones
Nationality:

United States of America
American

Profession: Track and Field Athlete/Drug Cheat
Why Famous: Former world champion track and field athlete who won 3 gold medals at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, but was later stripped of the titles after admitting doping.

Born: October 12, 1975 (42 years old)
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra

Married Life

  • 2007-02-24 Former world champion track and field athlete Marion Jones (31) weds Olympic bronze medalist Obadele Thompson (30) at the Union Hill African Methodist Episcopal Church in Wilson's Mills, North Carolina

Historical Events in the Life of Marion Jones

  • 2001-02-12 9th ESPY Awards: Tiger Woods, Marion Jones win
  • 2001-08-06 Two-time champion Marion Jones is disqualified and has her string of 42 consecutive 100m final victories snapped by Zhanna Pintusevich-Block of Ukraine at the World Athletics Championships in Edmonton, Canada

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