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  • Faith: Christian
  • Career: Athlete
  • Birthday:  November 18, 1985
  • Accomplishments:  Olympic Gold
  • Fun Faith Fact!: Attended a Baptist high school in California

The daughter of a minister and grade school teacher, Allyson Felix’s gift for fast feet didn’t surface until high school, and has since exploded. Her coach is Bobby Kersee, the husband and coach of world record-holding Jackie Joyner-Kersee.

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