Willie Davenport

Willie Davenport bio

Birth Name: Willie Davenport

Occupation: Runner

Place Of Birth: Alabama

Date Of Birth: June 8, 1943

Date Of Death: June 17, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Willie Davenport was born on the 8th of June, 1943. He was popular for being a Runner. Track and field athlete who won the gold in the 110 meter hurdles at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, followed by a bronze in 1976.

Willie Davenport was born in Alabama. He starred at Southern University and A&M College. After he retired as a track and field star, he became a military officer.

Willie Davenport was a Gemini and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Willie Davenport was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Willie Davenport is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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Willie Davenport’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Willie Davenport’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Willie Davenport kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Willie Davenport was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Willie Davenport
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Willie Davenport was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Willie Davenport was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Willie Davenport had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Willie Davenport’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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