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 Stella Walsh

Stella Walsh

Birth
Poland
Death 4 Dec 1980 (aged 69)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Burial Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Plot 95 Lot 2003
Memorial ID 4424 · View Source
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1932 Olympic Gold and Silver medalist for Poland. She competed many years before steroids were widely used by athletes. It was discovered after her tragic death that she had male sex organs or those of both male and female, but she lived her life a woman. She was murdered in the parking lot of a Cleveland discount store.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 1 Feb 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 4424
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stella Walsh (13 Apr 1911–4 Dec 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 4424, citing Calvary Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .