Mildred McDaniel Singleton

 

 

Age: 70

 

Summary: top track athlete of the 1950's who won a gold medal for the high jump in the 1956 Olympics while setting a world record and was the U.S. women's high jump champion in 1953, 1955, and 1956, and who was a member of the National Track and Field Hall of Fame.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: November 4, 1933

 

Died: October 5, 2004

 

Location: Pasadena, California