Dawn Harper-Nelson Rank
About Dawn Harper-Nelson
Dawn Harper-Nelson is an American athlete, specifically one who specializes in track and field and more particularly in the 100-meter hurdle. Having shown an exceptional propensity for this sport since entering high school, she has gone on to became well-recognized by the international community due to her athletic achievements.
Her parents are named Linda and Henry Harper.
She has siblings by the names of Bryton, Keya, Shivani and Shiven.
In 2013 she became joined in marriage to Alonzo Nelson.
As a freshman in high school Harper-Nelson broke the 100-meter hurdle record in Illinois.
She won a gold medal in 100-meter hurdle at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Later that year the Governor of Illinois declared a “Dawn Harper Day” in her honor.
In the following Summer Olympics, held in 2012, she took home a silver medal in the event.
Harper-Nelson has also won a number of gold medals in other international sporting contests and has acquired a bronze and silver, respectively in 2011 and 2017, as a participant in World Athletics Championships.
In 2006 Harper-Nelson earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from UCLA.
Dawn Harper-Nelson Rank
Dawn Harper-Nelson's Popularity
Dawn Harper-Nelson is a famous American athlete, who was born on May 13, 1984. As a person born on this date, Dawn Harper-Nelson is listed in our database as the 45th most popular celebrity for the day (May 13) and the 187th most popular for the year (1984).
People born on May 13 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Dawn Harper-Nelson is the 1140th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Dawn Harper-Nelson's birthday, Dawn Harper-Nelson is the 7787th most famous American.
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