Catherine Hardy Lavender facts for kids
Lavender competed mainly in the 100-meter dash. She won an Olympic gold medal in the 4 × 100 metres relay at the 1952 Olympic Summer Games in Helsinki, Finland. Later Hardy married, had children, and a 30-year teaching career in Atlanta schools. She was born in Carroll County, Georgia.
- 1995-1996 Spirit of Legends Calendar of Black History; BellSouth, Carl Swearingen; 1995.
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