Mary won 1 Olympic medal ... a gold in women's pentathlon at the 1972 Games in Munich.
Gold medal for the long jump in 1964 of 6.76 meters
Pentathlon. Mary was a proud member of the GB team, and an even prouder Northern Ireland girl - and all of Northern Ireland was proud of her, and still is. In 1972, when Mary won gold in Munich, there was not one regulation athletic training facility in Northern Ireland; after her success, the Mary Peters track was built in her honour. (Information provided by M. Pomeroy, from Belfast.)
Mary Peters has written: 'Peters Palatables'
I believe you are referring to Dame Mary Peters, who was a gold medal winner in the pentathlon in the 1972 Olympics. In the midst of thanking and acknowledging various people in the audience during his speech in mid-June 2013, President Obama said, "Northern Ireland is hosting the World Police and Fire Games later this year -- which Dame Mary Peters is helping to organize."
Mary Peters was born on July 6, 1939.
Mary Ann Peters was born in 1951.
Mary Denise Rand.
Mary Peters Fieser was born on 1909-05-27.
Mary Peters Fieser died on 1997-03-22.
in 1984-MARY LOU RETTON WON THE GOLD in women's gymnastics
Mary A. Peters has written: 'Permanent beauty' -- subject(s): Flower arrangement