Is Yvette Williams Living or Dead?

Has New Zealand athlete Yvette Williams died? Or is she still alive?

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New Zealand athlete

Yvette Williams is ...

Born 25 Apr 1929 in Dunedin
Died 13 Apr 2019 in Auckland
Age89 years, 11 months
Height1.76m (5 ft, 9 in)
Yvette Williams
Yvette Williams
Yvette Williams

About Yvette Williams

Yvette Winifred Corlett (née Williams, 25 April 1929 – 13 April 2019) was a New Zealand track-and-field athlete who was the first woman from her country to win an Olympic gold medal and to hold the world record in the women's long jump. Williams was named "Athlete of the Century" on the 100th anniversary of Athletics New Zealand, in 1987.

She is also known as Yvette Winifred Corlett, Yvette Corlett and Yvette Winefred Williams.