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What year was the year Wilma Rudolph won three gold medals in the Olympics?

1960.


What year did Wilma Rudolph retire?

Wilma Rudolph retired in the year 1963.


What year did Wilma Rudolph die?

1994.


What year did Wilma Rudolph get her brace?

She got it in 1944


What year did Wilma Rudolphs die?

Wilma Rudolph died on November, 12, 1994!


What year did Wilma Rudolph go to college?

In the fall of 1957


What year Wilma Rudolph graduate?

1963 and graduated with her bachelor's degree


In what year did Wilma Rudolph become the world's fastest women?

1960.


How old was Wilma Rudolph when she took her brace off?

when at church some year


Which track star won three gold medals at the 1960 Olympics?

Despite wearing leg braces as a child, sprinter Wilma Rudolph became the first American woman to win three Olympic gold medals in a year.


When did Wilma Rudolph show talent or interest for her future career?

Wilma Rudolph first showed talent or interest for her future career in the U.S. Olympics sometime between the ages of 12-16. She was 16 when she earned a position on the U.S. Olympic track and field team. Beginning sometime in 1952, the 12-year-old Wilma Rudolph achieved the dream of shedding her handicap. Her older sister was on a basketball team, and it was around this time that Wilma vowed to follow in her footsteps. She was later spotted playing by Tennessee State track and field coach Edward S. Temple. He later stated that the day he saw Rudolph for the first time he knew he had found a natural athlete. By the time Rudolph was 16, she had earned a position on the U.S. Olympic track and field team.


Was Wilma Rudolph a fifteen year old olypian?

No, she was 16 years and 5 months old when she competed at the 1956 Games in Melbourne.

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