Shirley Strickland

 

 

Age: 78

 

Summary: Australian track and field athlete and one of the country's greatest athletes who during Olympic games in 1948, 1952 and 1956 won seven medals (three gold, one silver, and three bronze) more than any Australian athlete in history.

 

 

Cause of Death: Apparent heart attack

 

Born: July 18, 1925

 

Died: February 17, 2004

 

Location: Perth, Australia