Wilma Rudolph

Timeline created by patrickmcinerney11
In History
  • 1940

    Wilma is born on June 23rd.
  • 1956

    She wins a bronze medal
  • 1960

    Wilma wins three gold medals
  • 1962

    Wilma retires from running
  • 1981

    Wilma starts the Wilma Rudolph Foundation
  • 1983

    Wilma is elected to the US Olympic Hall of Fame.
  • 1994

    Wilma dies in Brentwood, Tennessee.