Marion Lois Jones (born October 12, 1975), also known as Marion Jones-Thompson, is an American former world champion track and field athlete, a former professional basketball player for Tulsa Shock in the WNBA. She won 3 gold medals and 2 bronze medals at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, but was later stripped of the titles after admitting to steroid use.
|Full name at birth||
Marion Lois Jones
|Claim to fame||
|Date of birth||
12 October 1975
|Place of birth||
Los Angeles, California
Basketball Player, Track And Field Athlete
5' 11" (180 cm)
150 lbs (68.0 kg)
Thousand Oaks High School, Thousand Oaks, California
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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