Shirley Barbara Strickland bio

Birth Name: Shirley Barbara Strickland

Occupation: Runner

Place Of Birth: Australia

Date Of Birth: July 18, 1925

Date Of Death: February 11, 2004

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Australian

Shirley Barbara Strickland was born on the 18th of July, 1925. She was popular for being a Runner. Female Australian athlete who won more Olympic medals than any other Australian in running sports, including three golds.

Shirley Barbara Strickland was born in Australia. She attended Northam High School on a scholarship. She was one of the torchbearers at the Opening Ceremony for the 2000 Summer Olympics.

Shirley Barbara Strickland was a Cancer and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Shirley Barbara Strickland was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Shirley Barbara Strickland is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Shirley Barbara Strickland’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Shirley Barbara Strickland’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Shirley Barbara Strickland kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Shirley Barbara Strickland was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Shirley Barbara Strickland
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Shirley Barbara Strickland was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Shirley Barbara Strickland was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Shirley Barbara Strickland had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Shirley Barbara Strickland’s birth sign is Cancer and she had a ruling planet of Moon.

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