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About Marion Jones
Marion Jones is a retired American track and field athlete. She also is a retired basketball player.
She won 3 gold medals and a Bronze one during the 1997 and 1999 World Championships as a sprinter and a long jump athlete. She also won 3 gold medals and 2 bronze ones at the Summer Olympics in Sydney in 2000, but she was later disqualified, after admitting to steroid use.
Her Personal Life
She is married to sprinter Obadele Thompson and they have 2 children together. She was sentenced to six months in jail in 2008, because of her drug use.
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Famous quotes by Marion Jones
A lot of women say they love being pregnant, but I wasn't such a big fan.Marion Jones
As a child I was very involved with sports and I knew at age 9 that I wanted to be an Olympic champion.Marion Jones
It's hard to have a bad hair day when you're famous.Marion Jones
My father wasn't really involved and my mom is the light in my life.Marion Jones
The ultimate would be to compete in a couple more Olympics, hopefully break some world records and wind up my sports career with a couple of years in the WNBA.Marion Jones
We realized that the only persons we can truly trust in this world is each other and our families.Marion Jones
Marion Jones' Popularity
Marion Jones is a famous American track and field athlete, who was born on October 12, 1975. As a person born on this date, Marion Jones is listed in our database as the 18th most popular celebrity for the day (October 12) and the 93rd most popular for the year (1975).
People born on October 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Marion Jones is the 800th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Marion Jones' birthday, Marion Jones is the 5479th most famous American and ranks 251st in famous people born in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
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